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United States Senate Votes To Restore Net Neutrality

8 monthes ago   |   By Android Headlines

The United States Senate voted today in favor of reinstating Net Neutrality regulations, and essentially voting against the recent repeal of those regulations by the Federal Communications Commission under current chairperson, Ajit Pai. The vote, which was largely led by Democrats is now being seen as a win by supporters of net neutrality, although in reality it remains to be seen as to how much it will impact on the current situation.
The current vote was brought forward through the use of the Congressional Review Act which primarily acts to voice a clear and loud disapproval of actions...
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Senate votes to reinstate net neutrality

Senate votes to reinstate net neutrality

8 monthes ago   |   By VentureBeat

The U.S. Senate voted 52 to 47 on Wednesday to reverse the Federal Communications Commission decision in December to repeal landmark 2015 net neutrality rules, but it still faces an uphill battle. The margin was larger than expected with three Republicans voting with 47 Democrats and two independents to reverse the Trump administr...
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U.S. Senate Votes to Restore Net Neutrality, Now Expected to Face Major Hurdle in House

U.S. Senate Votes to Restore Net Neutrality, Now Expected to Face Major Hurdle in House

8 monthes ago   |   By Mac Rumors

The United States Senate today voted to repeal the Federal Communication Commission's "Restoring Internet Freedom" order, which was enacted last December and reverses Obama-era Net Neutrality rules. Today's decision ended with a vote of 52-47 in favor of restoring Net Neutrality protections, with supporters totaling all 47 Democratic Senators, two independents, and three Republican Senators.
The Senate Democrats used the Congressional Review Act to call for the vote to halt Net Neutrality's repeal. The law gives Congress 60 days to review and potentially reverse regulations passed by a...
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