Originally coined by law professor Tim Wu, net neutrality is the idea that Internet service providers should treat all data that passes through their systems the same, regardless of its origin or content. It prohibits ISPs from practices like paid prioritization. The Federal Communications Commission imposed net neutrality as official U.S. policy in 2015.
Will states create the federal net neutrality standard?
The continuing net neutrality battle looks like it will head to the state level.
Trump and Ajit Pai reportedly met for lunch on the day of net neutrality court decision
A few days later Trump made a rare tweet about net neutrality and the decision.
Will net neutrality enter the 2020 debate after court ruling?
Trump and 2020 Dems clearly have different views on the issue, but can it rise above the noise?
Trump calls net neutrality decision a ‘big win’
Trump has a different take on the ruling than a number of his potential 2020 challengers.
Pete Buttigieg says net neutrality fight is ‘just beginning’
Buttigieg joins several other 2020 Democrats in voicing his opinion about the court decision.
Net neutrality advocates say to remain wary of ‘bad legislation’ in wake of court’s decision
Did Tuesday's decision open the door for 'bad' legislation to come to the forefront?
Wicker, Sinema push their working group after net neutrality ruling
Their working group has been criticized by net neutrality advocates.
Kamala Harris on net neutrality: ‘the fight to protect the future of the internet continues’
The presidential hopeful on the fight for the future of the internet.
Bernie Sanders blasts court’s net neutrality ruling
'This ruling threatens to give more power to unaccountable companies like AT&T...'
Ed Markey says net neutrality court decision makes passing Save the Internet Act ‘imperative’
The Save the Internet Act passed in the House, but has languished in the Senate.
Net neutrality proponents issue warnings after court decision
They're warning of bad legislation and previewing the next battleground.
Court upholds most of FCC’s net neutrality repeal—but state laws can’t be blocked
The court decision has been anticipated for months.
Kyrsten Sinema may face a censure vote—and net neutrality is a big reason why
Sinema's net neutrality stance is one of the issues the group has taken issue with.
FCC isn’t happy Warren called them out over broadband, net neutrality
Warren criticized the FCC in an op-ed in the Washington Post.
Advocates ask 2020 candidates to pledge to restore net neutrality
A petition has launched asking for 2020 candidates to take the pledge.
Kamala Harris says she will restore net neutrality if elected
Harris has been vocal in her support of net neutrality.