Barbara Van Schewick

An Analysis of Dueling Net Neutrality Bills

The House will vote on H.R. 1644 (Save the Internet Act of 2019), introduced by Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA), which would reinstate the net neutrality protections of the Federal Communications Commission’s 2015 Open Internet Order. H.R.

The FCC is about to repeal net neutrality. Here’s why Congress should stop them.

[Commentary] In the rush to eliminate network neutrality protections, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai failed to hold a single public hearing, and has ignored the chorus of entrepreneurs, investors, businesses and citizens askin

The FCC Has Always Defended Net Neutrality. Why Stop Now?

[Commentary] Despite Internet service providers’ clearly stated threats and attempts to circumvent net neutrality protections, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai wants to unilaterally disarm the FCC and move broadband providers fr

The Case for Rebooting the Network Neutrality Debate

[Commentary] The Internet uproar about network neutrality tends to come in waves. Right now we’re riding the crest of one.