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Potential for a bipartisan bill on net neutrality emerges in Congress
Potential for a bipartisan bill on net neutrality emerges in Congress

Rick Boucher knows as well as anybody that net neutrality is the type of complex technology topic that Congress finds difficult to handle even when Democrats and Republicans are getting along. But the former 14-term House member, a longtime player on Internet policy who now heads a telecommunications industry trade group, is optimistic that the controversial Internet issue could be a surprising source of compromise in a time of partisan gridlock. "Each side can give the other the thing it wants the most," Boucher, a well-respected Democrat who is honorary chairman of the Internet Innovation Alliance. "This is an optimal moment to legislate." Both political parties...

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