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FCC officially kicks off effort to reinstate net neutrality

The process could still take up to a year.

On Oct 19, 2023 by David Covucci

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The FCC wants you tell them how much you hate data caps 

The FCC is urging the public to fill out a 'Data Caps Experience Form.'

On Jun 25, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich

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FCC officially fines Jacob Wohl $5 million for robocall scheme

If Wohl doesn't pay, it will be passed along to the Justice Department.

On Jun 6, 2023 by David Covucci

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After blocking a progressive reformer, big telecom seems thrilled Biden’s new FCC pick is a safe choice

It isn't bold, but it will probably succeed.

On May 23, 2023 by Karl Bode

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EXCLUSIVE: How 3 Democrats’ last-minute dealings killed Gigi Sohn’s FCC nomination for good

Sohn's officially withdrew her nomination yesterday.

On Mar 8, 2023 by Karl Bode

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Gigi Sohn withdraws FCC nomination, calls attacks ‘absurd caricature of blatant lies’

The longtime broadband advocate said she faced 'unrelenting, dishonest, and cruel attacks' during her nomination process.

On Mar 7, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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Big telecom called out for attacks and delay of Biden’s FCC nominee

'This position remains vacant because the companies that are lawfully subject to oversight by the FCC don't want a watchdog.'

On Feb 19, 2023 by Andrew Wyrich

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The new Republican claim that the FCC can’t reinstate net neutrality is wrong—but it might still work

A ruling against the EPA was used against Gigi Sohn.

On Feb 16, 2023 by Karl Bode

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Gigi Sohn says recent Supreme Court ruling won’t stop FCC from reinstating net neutrality

Sohn said in her third confirmation hearing that she believes the FCC still has the authority to act on net neutrality if Congress does not.

On Feb 14, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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JD Vance demands Gigi Sohn defend hypothetical tweets he made up at confirmation hearing

Gigi Sohn has now gone through 3 confirmation hearings since being nominated by Biden in 2021.

On Feb 14, 2023 by Mikael Thalen

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Biden calls for high-speed internet across America—but doesn’t mention Gigi Sohn’s stalled nomination

Biden's promise rings hollow.

On Feb 7, 2023 by David Covucci

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LGBTQ rights groups demand Senate confirm Gigi Sohn as she faces new smear campaign

Sohn continues to wait for a new hearing.

On Feb 6, 2023 by David Covucci

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Republicans use OnlyFans to try and sink Gigi Sohn’s FCC nomination

Sohn is facing criticism from the right for serving on the board of non-profit that opposed SESTA/FOSTA in 2018.

On Jan 30, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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AT&T customers who had data throttled without notice could receive payment from FTC

The FTC is using $7 million in remaining funds to pay out customers AT&T failed to reach.

On Jan 19, 2023 by Jacob Seitz

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FCC’s new broadband mapping effort already hit with congressional criticism

Despite the massive undertaking, there are still flaws.

On Jan 11, 2023 by David Covucci