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Democratic senators are pushing for a vote to restore net neutrality protections under the Congressional Review Act. Then it goes before the House.
Thirty senators will force a to vote on the FCC's decision to roll back net-neutrality rules. But they'll need the support of some Republicans to overturn it.
Thirty senators — enough to force a floor vote in the Senate — now support the effort to nullify the FCC's effort to eliminate its net neutrality rules.
Death threats reportedly prompted Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday to cancel his appearance at CES, which starts next week.
The FCC boss, who led the push to kill net neutrality, just cancelled plans to speak at the biggest tech conference of the year
Ajit Pai's appearance at CES might not have gone down too well given how techies feel about the repeal of net neutrality.
The repeal of the net neutrality rules would allow broadband providers to block or slow access to particular sites — and to create fast lanes for others.
The FCC chairman says the new rules will spur growth and investment in the telecom sector, while critics predict nefarious practices could become rampant.
The tech world reacted to the FCC's Thursday decision to repeal net neutrality with disappointment and vowed to continue the fight to keep the Internet open.
Want more Netflix? You'll pay extra for that.
A repeal of net-neutrality rules means you could be charged extra money to access websites and apps like Netflix or Spotify.