FCC’s Clyburn Will Make Hill Plea for Open Internet Order


FCC’s Clyburn Will Make Hill Plea for Open Internet Order

FCC commissioner Mignon Clyburn will join House Energy & Commerce Committee Democrats on the Hill Wednesday following a planned speech by FCC chairman Ajit Pai about the future of net neutrality regulation.
Clyburn is the lone remaining FCC commissioner who supported the FCC’s 2015 Open Internet order.
Foes of the reversal of the Title II—common carrier—reclassification of ISPs under Democratic FCC chairman Tom Wheeler and President Barack Obama are expecting that speech to lay out the plans for the chairman’s expected rollback—he strongly dissented from the Open Internet order’s reclassification—though some were looking more for a broad …

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