Republicans: Congress never gave FCC net neutrality authority

November 10, 2015

A group of 23 House Republicans on Tuesday told an appeals court that Congress never granted the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) the authority to write net neutrality regulations for the Internet.

The members filed a late friend-of-the-court brief with the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ahead of oral arguments next month to determine whether the rules approved earlier this year should stand.

Read more at: http://thehill.com/policy/technology/259690-house-republicans-congress-never-gave-fcc-net-neutrality-authority


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