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Democrats press Sen Mitch McConnell to take up net neutrality bill

Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) took to the floor of the Senate in an attempt to force a vote on a bill to reinstate net neutrality on the one-year anniversary of its reversal. “Under Sen.

Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduces bill to reinstate net neutrality rules

Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduced a bill that would codify network neutrality regulations into law.

The FCC has voted to approve the T-Mobile-Sprint merger

The Federal Communications Commission formally approved the merger between T-Mobile and Sprint. The vote comes months after the Justice Department greenlit the deal. Now, the T-Mobile-Sprint deal faces one more battle.

Beto O’Rourke seeks new limits on Section 230 as part of gun violence proposal

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke announced a sweeping policy plan to counter hate speech and gun violence in America that specifically proposes changes to Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, one of the tech industry’

Conservative groups push Congress not to meddle with Sec 230

Over a dozen right-leaning groups wrote to Congress asking leaders to reject any changes to Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act -- the law which relieves companies from liability for content posted on their platforms -- even in the midst

President Trump on tech antitrust: ‘There’s something going on’

In an interview with CNBC, President Donald Trump criticized the antitrust fines imposed by the European Union on US tech companies, suggesting that these tech giants could, in fact, be monopolies, but the US should be the political body raking in

The White House is painting an ugly picture of tech bias against conservatives

A lack of data and transparency from social media companies has been a crucial force behind Republicans’ accusations that social networks are biased against conservatives, piggybacking off of rising left-wing concerns about data privacy and market

T-Mobile and Comcast partner to combat robocalls

T-Mobile and Comcast announced a partnership to combat the industry’s growing robocall problem.