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Despite Trump Push, CDA S. 230 Language Won't Pass in NDAA

Congress should “do away” with Communications Decency Act Section 230 but not through the FY 2021 National Defense Authorization Act, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., told reporters Wednesday. He said negotiators won’t include Section 230 language in…Subscribe to Read >>

GOP Eyes Simington Confirmation Next Week After Senate Commerce OK

Senate Republican leaders are eyeing a floor vote as soon as next week to confirm FCC nominee Nathan Simington, setting up what’s likely to be a partisan showdown over the prospect of a 2-2 commission deadlock at the start of…Subscribe to Read >>

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House Commerce Democrats Expected Seek FCC 'Pencils Down' as Biden Takes Lead

House Commerce Committee Chairman Frank Pallone of New Jersey and other Democratic committee leaders are expected to ask the FCC to stand down work on any further controversial matters during a potential transition from President Donald Trump’s administration if Democratic…Read More >>

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