Senators say FCC broadband definition is arbitrary, too fast

January 26, 2016

A group of six US senators this week told the Federal Communications Commission that its current broadband benchmark of 25 Mbps down, 3 Mbps up could potentially dissuade service providers wary of increased regulation.

Senators Steve Daines (R-Mont.), Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), Roy Blunt (R-Mo.), Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), and Cory Gardner (R-Colo.) sent a letter articulating their concerns on Jan. 21 to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler

Read more at: http://www.rcrwireless.com/20160126/policy/senators-say-fcc-broadband-definition-arbitrary-tag17



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