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Democratic Lawmakers promise to stand up to FCC chair on net neutrality

Democratic lawmakers are promising to fight new Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai if he tries to roll back network neutrality rules.

President Obama's Last Bill Codifies Presidential Innovation Fellows Program

In one of his last official acts as commander in chief, President Barack Obama signed a law Jan 20 codifying his Presidential Innovation Fellows Program. The program offers top tech talent opportunities to serve in the executive branch.

Five key players for Trump on tech

Here are five of the biggest players to watch on technology:

President-elect Trump: 'I haven't seen any of the facts' on AT&T-Time Warner merger

President-elect Donald Trump signaled a willingness to change his stance against the proposed AT&T-Time Warner merger, saying in an interview that he has not “seen any of the facts.” "I have been on the record in the past of saying it's too bi

Tech policy in spotlight for Commerce nominee's hearing

Lawmakers will have a shortened, but busy week, ahead of President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.

Dems look for way forward on FCC nomination

President Barack Obama and Democrats are making a last-ditch try to get Jessica Rosenworcel back on the Federal Communications Commission. President Obama renominated Rosenworcel for a five-year term.

Rep Blackburn (R-TN) gets House Communications Subcommittee gavel

Rep Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) will be the new chair of the House Communications Subcommittee.

Democratic lawmakers, civil libertarians blast fines for live-streaming on House floor

Civil libertarians are blasting new rules from House Republicans that would impose fines on lawmakers who take pictures or live-stream video on the House floor.

Outcry from Sanders supporters after leaked DNC 'atheism' e-mails

Sen Bernie Sanders (I-VT) supporters tore into the Democratic National Committee (DNC) on social media after a leaked e-mail appeared to show a DNC official plotting to question Sanders's religion.