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A bill to ban paid prioritization by ISPs makes sense, has no chance
A bill to ban paid prioritization by ISPs makes sense, has no chance

Joined by four other Democrats active on tech issues, Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, unveiled legislation Tuesday that charts a sensible, middle-ground path on net neutrality. Naturally, it has no chance of becoming law. ------------ FOR THE RECORD An earlier version of this post incorrectly referred to the proposal twice as "Rockefeller's bill." Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) was not one of the original co-sponsors of the legislation. ------------ The Federal Communications Commission has been trying to preserve net neutrality for a decade, laying out principles and rules aimed at stopping broadband Internet service providers...

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