F.C.C Adamant on Continuing With National Broadband Plan Despite Ruling

.

F.C.C Adamant on Continuing With National Broadband Plan Despite Ruling

It has been revealed that the Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission told a Congressional panel on Wednesday, the Agency will carry out its plan to the agency will continue with its plans to broadly expand the country’s high speed internet service. It will continue with its plans despite a court ruling that the agency does not have any power to regulate the internet.

However, the Chairman refused to delineate if the commission would reclassify Internet service, like a service that is can be parallel to telephone service in order to override the decision of the court.

This move gathered some support from Democratic senators but elicited cautionary warning from several Republican senators.

Julius Genachowski, the F. C. C. Chairman, issued a testimony to the Senate Commerce Committee, stating that the agency’s lawyers still figuring out the repercussions of the court case, Comcast v. F. C. C. about the National Broadband Plan.

According to reports, the broadband plan attempts to provide countrywide espousal of high-speed Internet service, superior accessibility to high-speed connections for wireless devices and subsidies for rural broadband service.

Mr. Genachowski said, “I have instructed our lawyers to take the recent decision seriously and evaluate what our options are”.

 


Latest News

Security Researchers Find Connection between Digital Attacks on Asian Banks and
Trump’s Energy Proposals Considered “Frightening” by Environmental Advocates
Brent Oil Climbs to More Than $50 per Barrel
Amazon
Protestors Demanding Minimum Wage Gather at Oak Brook
Toyota Entering Strategic Investment Deal with Uber
HP Enterprise will Spin Off its Enterprise Services Business Merging it with Com
Patrick Soon-Shiong invests $70.5 million in Tribune
Ares Capital planning to acquire American Capital
Although Scientists say GMOs are Safe to Eat But it is Not Easy to Convince Ever
Central States Pension Fund has No New Recovery Plan Seeks Legislation to Protec
Does Fewer Opioid Prescriptions in the U.S Reflect a Curb in the Wave of Addicti