More than four million people weighed in on the measure.
FCC Commissioner: Obama's Internet Regs Will Turn Fast American Networks Into Slow European Networks
‘Why would we want to enact President Obama’s plan to import European-style regulation into the United States?’
‘The FCC felt like it was under enormous pressure to do what the president wanted us to do’
It needs a thoughtfully organized governance structure, not international oversight.
China has 57 million new mobile Internet users
‘The governments of the world are watching to see if the FCC officially votes to de-Americanize the Internet with a U-turn change in American Internet policy’
‘The world is watching to see where the FCC’s actions will lead international telecommunications regulators going forward’
They’re missing out on too much if they’re limited to one hour a day.
The new law could be costly
Broadband networks do not have any of the most relevant characteristics of public utility services.
‘Nothing less than the future of the Internet depends on how we resolve this disagreement’
‘Renewing would protect consumers from a noticeable jump in their bill every month for access to the Internet’
‘It’s too bad we don’t have those fast lanes’
‘The right wing has seized upon the internet as a means of communicating its ideas to people’
‘On a scale of 1 to 10, this is an 11′
‘If I am not convinced that a different governance structure would preserve Internet freedom, I will strongly oppose it’
‘The U.S. should continue to be resolute in its support for a free and open Internet’
‘I am somewhat dismayed by the way in which they [the administration] have gone forward’
The Internet’s moorings are detaching from America.