WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Monday dove head-first into the heated net neutrality debate, urging the Federal Communications Commission to adopt "the strongest possible rules to protect net neutrality" by aggressively regulating Internet service providers like Verizon, Comcast and AT&T.
"We cannot allow Internet service providers to restrict the best access or to pick winners and losers in the online marketplace for services and ideas," Obama said in a video posted on the White House website
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I can see restrictions already on internet usage with limits by satellite internet companies. Cell phone browsers have limits so is the internet access going to be reserved for the big payers?
by Tony Lawrence 6 years ago
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by SparklingJewel 6 years ago
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by G. Diane Nelson Trotter 10 months ago
Is net neutrality having a negative impact on the economy? Is it better for Internet providers to provide faster services discriminantly?
by creativedoc 5 years ago
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by Anjili 6 years ago
Do internet service providers always provide the bandwidths stated in their contracts?
by Kain 360 10 months ago
I really hope the FCC does not take away net neutrality. Could content sites like HubPages be negatively affected if the FCC repeals net neutrality regulations? From what I fathom so far, having no net neutrality could effect independent media, applications like Netflixe, and ISPs like Verizon...
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