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FCC wants to help poor get online

...telephone, giving it stricter oversight on how online content gets to consumers. That triggered lawsuits from Internet service providers.The proposal Thursday to expand the Lifeline phone program to Internet service aims to narrow the "digital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-28/fcc-wants-help-poor-get-on
Regulators OK 'net neutrality' rules for Internet providers

WASHINGTON - Internet service providers like Comcast, Verizon, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile now must act in the "public interest" when providing a mobile connection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-26/regulators-ok-net-neutrali
GOP says FCC bowed to political pressure on 'net neutrality,' IG office opens investigation

...by the FCC to impose tough new regulations on Internet service providers.Chaffetz said he had been told that the FCC...known as net neutrality because it suggests Internet service providers shouldn't discriminate against various web...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-17/gop-says-fcc-bowed-politic
Tangled in the 'Net

...332-page "net neutrality" plan that will apply 20th-century telephone company rules to 21st-century Internet service providers.That's right: The government's blueprint for controlling the Internet is being kept under wraps until...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-15/tangled-net
FCC chairman proposes 'net neutrality' rules against fast, slow lanes for Internet users

...watch a music video on Google's YouTube, your Internet service provider would have to load all of those Web sites equally...certainly would've used it when a handful of (Internet service providers) opted to hold our members hostage until we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-04/fcc-chairman-proposes-net-
Solution in search of a problem

...government's doors to demand the FCC regulate Internet service providers under 20th-century public utility regulations...in Chairman Tom Wheeler's proposed rules. Internet service providers do not need to be lumped into "Title II...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-12/solution-search-probl
Obama wants more regulation of Internet providers

...to the drawing board. Until the FCC can agree on new regulations that satisfy the court's requirements, Internet service providers could block or discriminate against content moving across their networks with impunity.Internet activists...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-11-10/obama-wants-more-regulat
A tangled Web

...regulate your Internet connection in this one.Internet service providers would become a "public utility" under Title...appear to be motivated by a populist hatred for Internet service providers, such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-14/tangled-web
Taxing the Internet

...could be forced on consumers through an Obama-endorsed Federal Communications Commission proposal to treat Internet service providers like public utilities under a decades-old telecommunications law.The so-called "net neutrality" rules...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-23/taxing-internet
Net losses?

...The FCC's previous regulations were struck down by a federal court earlier this year. Those rules prevented Internet service providers, such as Comcast, Verizon and AT&T, from offering web-content producers, such as Netflix and Amazon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-20/net-losses