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Will the FCC Keep Ignoring Carriers That Sell Your GPS Data?

March 13, 2019 , , , ,

…Chairman Pai will accommodate them. It’s also worth noting that Republican Commissioner Mike O’Reilly — in his concurring statement for the 2014 FNPRM — applauded the Commission in 2014 for…

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Public Knowledge Welcomes Consensus Markey-Doyle Bill to Restore Net Neutrality

March 6, 2019

Today, Senator Edward Markey (D-MA) and Representative Mike Doyle (D-PA) introduced the Save the Internet Act to restore the Federal Communications Commission’s 2015 Open Internet Order establishing net neutrality rules….

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Public Knowledge Applauds Bill Eliminating Paywalls from Public Court Records Access

February 14, 2019

Yesterday, Representatives Doug Collins (R-GA) and Mike Quigley (D-IL) introduced the “Electronic Court Records Reform Act” (ECRRA) to remove any and all paywalls on public court records. Currently, users must…

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Public Knowledge Applauds Rep. Coffman for Defending Net Neutrality

July 17, 2018

Reports indicate that Mike Coffman (R-CO) will sign the Congressional Review Act resolution’s discharge petition today to restore the Federal Communications Commission’s net neutrality rules. Rep. Coffman will be the…

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Not Dead Yet: Why the FCC’s Net Neutrality Repeal Isn’t the End of Net Neutrality

June 11, 2018

…May 16, achieving bipartisan support across 52 votes. That same week, Representative Mike Doyle (D-PA) filed a discharge petition to force the House of Representatives to vote on the same…

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Public Knowledge Urges Americans to Demand Congress Restore FCC Net Neutrality Rules

February 27, 2018

Today, Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.) introduced a Congressional Review Act resolution to undo the Federal Communications Commission’s vote to roll back the agency’s 2015 net neutrality rules. Representatives Mike

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Public Knowledge Welcomes Bipartisan “AIRWAVES Act” to Secure America’s Broadband, Wireless Future

February 7, 2018

Today, Rep. Leonard Lance (NJ-R) and Rep. Mike Doyle (PA-D) introduced the Advancing Innovation and Reinvigorating Widespread Access to Viable Electromagnetic Spectrum, or “AIRWAVES,” Act. The AIRWAVES Act is the…

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What to Do Now: How We Save Net Neutrality

December 15, 2017

…including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, and that number is continuing to grow. Another CRA resolution was promised in the House of Representatives by Representative Mike Doyle. A CRA resolution…

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Will Rural Texas Ever Get Its Phone Service Back After Harvey?

September 1, 2017

…Commissioner Mike O’Reilly), made clear that he considered these rules both excessive and exceeding the FCC’s authority. Appointed by President Trump to serve as Chairman of the FCC, now-Chairman Pai…

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Public Knowledge Responds to Senate Republican Attack on Net Neutrality Rules

May 2, 2017

Yesterday, Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) introduced legislation to nullify the Federal Communications Commission’s 2015 Open Internet Order establishing net neutrality rules. The bill, “Restoring Internet Freedom Act,” would also prohibit…

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