CNBC - 2 years ago
  • Federal regulators are expected to scrap Obama-era rules that require internet service providers to treat all web traffic equally, according to Politco.
  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Ajit Pai, who was appointed by President Donald Trump, will reveal plans on Tuesday to his fellow commissioners to fully dismantle the agency’s core net neutrality rules, Politico said, citing sources.
  • Pai would also follow through on his plans to scrap the legal foundation adopted in 2015 that required tighter oversight on internet service providers, Politico reported.