Ohio Republicans attempt to kill municipal broadband ends after public outcry
The attempt was harshly criticized.
On Jul 1, 2021 by Colleen Cronin
Tech newsletter: Republicans are trying to kill municipal broadband
Here is a look at tech and politics news from the last week.
On Jun 22, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich
Ohio Republicans want to kill municipal broadband
The amendment is being criticized.
On Jun 18, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich
Biden cut funding for his broadband push—will it be enough to close the digital divide?
'Suffice to say that we know it's an expensive problem, and $100 billion certainly sounds better than $65 billion.'
On Jun 9, 2021 by Christopher Hutton
Washington votes to end ban on government offering broadband
A lot of states have laws restricting municipal broadband.
On Apr 15, 2021 by Andrew Wyrich
U.S. court rules FCC lacks authority to upend state bans on community-run broadband
This is a big win for Comcast
On Aug 11, 2016 by Aaron Sankin
Pressure mounts for debate moderators to make high-speed Internet access a 2016 issue
Broadband access, the letter says, 'has been largely absent' from the election so far.
On Mar 3, 2016 by Eric Geller
Senators accuse FCC of overstepping its role by supporting city-run broadband
These senators think the FCC is crowding out for-profit broadband providers.
On Dec 11, 2015 by Eric Geller
Major Silicon Valley trade group backs FCC in lawsuit over community-run broadband
Conservative states told the FCC to back off of their laws. Silicon Valley says, 'Not so fast.'
On Nov 13, 2015 by Eric Geller
Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren ask FCC to investigate broadband prices
Some of the Internet's favorite senators want answers.
On Jul 10, 2015 by Eric Geller
Tennessee is suing the FCC for letting city-run Internet move forward
Conservatives aren't giving the FCC an inch.
On Mar 24, 2015 by Eric Geller
Verizon got creative with the font in its anti-net neutrality statement
On Feb 26, 2015 by Dylan Love
FCC strikes down rules blocking government-run Internet service
'You can’t say you’re for competition, but deny local elected official the right to offer competitive choices.'
On Feb 26, 2015 by Aaron Sankin
Time Warner Cable’s lavish plan to stop city-run Internet in Maine
If you can't beat 'em with ideas, beat 'em with money.
On Feb 6, 2015 by Eric Geller