Blackburn Bill Would Block FCC Preemption

July 16, 2014

A bill that would block any funding to an FCC effort to preempt state laws limiting municipal broadband was offered on the House floor late Tuesday as an amendment to H.R. 5016, the Financial Services and General Government Appropriations Act.

 

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