Will Title II reduce investment? Who’s asking?

Will Title II reduce investment? Who’s asking?

By Scott Wallsten

Published in The Hill on January 6, 2015

The debate over whether and how to regulate broadband has been a vicious, no-holds-barred throwdown. It is expected to come to a head with a vote at the Federal Communications Commissions (FCC) next month. Appropriately, much of the debate has focused on how broadband and its uses will develop under different regulatory approaches. One of the biggest disputes is how classifying broadband under Title II of the 1996 Telecommunications Act is likely to affect investment.

Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/pundits-blog/technology/228565-will-title-ii-reduce-investment-whos-asking

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