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The FCC’s net-neutrality protections are about to disappear — but supporters are moving on multiple fronts to put them back in place

The Federal Communications Commission will officially end its net neutrality rules at the end of April, but that may not be the end of the story.
Pro-net neutrality internet activists at a rally in 2014.

AT&T says it supports net neutrality and won’t create internet ‘fast lanes’ — while pushing for the right to do just that...

In response to a consumer protest urging Congress to reinstate net neutrality rules, AT&T says it supports them too. But it still wants to prioritize some data.
Ajit Pai, FCC chairperson.

Key government figures are backing SpaceX’s plan to blanket Earth with high-speed internet

On Wednesday, Ajit Pai, chairperson of the Federal Communications Commission, backed Elon Musk's "Starlink" project to launch 12,000 internet satellites.
An electronic sign reads "There is no threat" in Oahu, Hawaii, U.S.

The false-alarm missile alert in Hawaii was much more of a disaster than previously thought

A Hawaii Emergency Management Agency employee was fired after sending an emergency alert warning of a ballistic missile to the entire state.
People were visibly confused and upset.

Burger King pranked customers to explain net neutrality — here’s what the repeal could really mean for your internet bill

A repeal of net-neutrality rules means you could be charged extra money to access websites and apps like Netflix or Spotify.

The Senate is one vote away from a symbolic victory on net neutrality

Democratic senators are pushing for a vote to restore net neutrality protections under the Congressional Review Act. Then it goes before the House.
Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri.

Senate Democrats have made a brilliant move to try to save an open internet

Thirty senators will force a vote on the FCC's decision to roll back net-neutrality rules. But they will need the support of some Republicans to overturn it.

The effort to block the FCC’s repeal of net neutrality just hit an important milestone

Thirty senators — enough to force a floor vote in the Senate — support a resolution to nullify the FCC's vote to eliminate its net-neutrality rules.
FCC chairman Ajit Pai

The FCC chairman received death threats before canceling his CES appearance

Death threats reportedly prompted Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai on Wednesday to cancel his appearance at CES, which starts next week.