Democrats Hope to Use Net Neutrality Fight Against Republicans

The FCC has released its official proposal for repealing the Obama administration’s net neutrality rules. Hoping to turn it into a divisive campaign issue for Republicans, Democrats are beginning to rally grassroots efforts to spark public outrage and cost Republicans 2018 votes. The Republican-led FCC ultimately has final say on the rules, but Democrats are… Read more »

FCC Considers New Approach to Net Neutrality

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler is considering a new hybrid approach to rules designed to secure an open Internet, according to a number of media reports. The proposal would establish the FCC’s authority to enforce net neutrality, the principle that Internet service providers should treat all traffic on the Internet equally. But unlike… Read more »

FCC Extends Comment Period for Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has extended the deadline for comments on its proposed rules to secure an open Internet until midnight on Friday, July 18. As of this earlier this week, the FCC had received about 780,000 comments on the proposed rules, far more than any other rulemaking proceeding in recent history. The agency… Read more »

FCC Set to Enact New Net Neutrality Rules

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is expected today to enact net neutrality regulations that would regulate what internet service providers (ISPs) and wireless companies can and cannot do in restricting content from websites. The draft regulations would basically prohibit ISPs and wireless companies from blocking rival websites or services from being accessed by users, as… Read more »

How Associations Help You Have a Safe Thanksgiving

As Americans prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving on Thursday and millions begin to pack their luggage to travel, associations are providing valuable advice and information to ensure that everyone has a safe and less stressful holiday season. Thanksgiving week is considered the largest travel weekend of the year, with millions of Americans driving and flying to… Read more »