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FCC To Roll Back Net Neutrality Rules

Nov 21, 2017
Originally published on November 21, 2017 4:35 pm

Ajit Pai, chairman of the Federal Communications Commission, announced Tuesday that the agency will repeal net neutrality rules put in place by the Obama administration. The change is seen as a victory for the telecommunications industry, while tech companies are largely in favor of keeping net neutrality.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young speaks with Tony Romm (@TonyRomm), senior editor of policy and politics for Recode.

Editor’s Note: NPR’s legal counsel has filed comments with the FCC on the net neutrality proposal, in opposition to deregulation. You can read them here.

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