Senate Debate Begins on Rolling Back FCC Privacy Regs

March 23, 2017

The Senate began debate late Wednesday on invalidating the FCC's broadband privacy regs, adopted last October by a divided FCC whose dissenters are now in the majority. Sen. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) is sponsoring the Senate resolution (S.J. Res. 34), which would use the Congressional Review Act (CRA) to scrap the rules.

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