Pressure builds from GOP to delay internet domain transition

May 26, 2016

Pressure is building among a core group of Republicans to delay a transition of the internet domain name system, which will involve the U.S. government handing off oversight responsibilities.

On Tuesday, Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) urged his colleagues to sign a letter to the Obama administration expressing concerns over the transition. He said more time is needed to snuff out unforeseen problems before the United States gives up its leverage.

Read more at: http://thehill.com/policy/technology/281060-gop-pressure-builds-to-delay-internet-domain-transition


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