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Friday, May 26, 2006

One Small Step for Net Neutrality

It's always nice to blog about some good news, and this certainly counts. The House Judiciary Committee voted 20-13 to approve the Net Neutrality Bill, with all Democrats present voting in favor as well as six Republicans.

The bill is a genuinely bipartisan effort, and as I wrote recently, the Telecoms are showing some real signs of nervousness at the prospect of losing a massive federal giveaway to their industry.