After hearing arguments for and against using the CRA to restore net neutrality, 58 percent of voters oppose its use for this goal, and only 38 percent support it.
Mrs. Sanders said the White House wants to see Congress take action to ensure fair rules for everyone, rather than the FCC through its rule-making process. Complicating matters is a move by Washington, and several other states, to draw up their own net neutrality laws.
In a post on Twitter, the UK's Tim Berners-Lee made an impassioned plea for net neutrality, highlighting an upcoming vote in Congress that could decide the future of the Internet in the US.
"For months, many politicians and special interests have tried to mislead the American people about the Restoring Internet Freedom Order", Pai said. Ed Markey of MA will try to force the Senate into a vote to reverse net neutrality under the Congressional Review Act.
Other Republicans and conservative activists who oppose the net neutrality regulations as heavy-handed government oversight have branded the effort a political stunt.
"Americans are pleading for Congress to restore the FCC's net neutrality rules and now is the flawless time for lawmakers to act by voting for the CRA resolution that overturns the FCC's 2017 repeal". All 49 Democrats will vote for it and one Republican (Maine's Susan Collins) will cross the aisle. Instead, Congress needs to come together and craft a comprehensive solution that enshrines clear consumer protections and sparks the innovation and investment necessary for connecting all Americans to a free and open internet.
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However, if the Senate manages to repeal the measure, this initiative is not likely to pass the Republican-controlled House of Representatives or to survive a veto by President Donald Trump. "Armed with our strengthened transparency rule, we look forward to working closely with the FTC to safeguard a free and open Internet".
For the unaware, net neutrality is a term that refers to a set of federal regulations implemented in 2015 that prevented internet service providers from throttling, blocking or otherwise prioritizing one type of internet traffic over another.
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Taking a deregulatory approach to internet governance is common sense, but opponents of the FCC's order claim that it will "end the internet as we know it".
The measure, proposed under the Congressional Review Act (CRA), can not be filibustered and requires only a simple majority to pass.
Trump has been largely mum on net neutrality, only calling it by name in a single tweet from 2014 when he compared it to a "fairness doctrine".