Tom Wheeler

net neutrality
net neutrality

Internal FCC Report Shows Republican Net Neutrality Narrative Is False

The story of net neutrality as an Obama-led takeover of the internet was refuted by an Inspector General investigation whose findings were not made public prior to Thursday’s vote.
Jason Koebler
12.18.17
tech
tech

Big Telecom is Ecstatic About Trump's New FCC Boss Ajit Pai

Industry reaction to Trump’s FCC appointment: Tremendous. Terrific. The Best.
Sam Gustin
1.24.17
tech
tech

Trump’s Reported Pick to Run the FCC, Ajit Pai, Wants to Kill Net Neutrality

The former Verizon lawyer wants to take a “weed whacker” to net neutrality.
Sam Gustin
1.20.17
Trump
Trump

In Final Speech, FCC Chief Tom Wheeler Warns GOP Not to Kill Net Neutrality

Open internet protections are at risk under a Trump presidency and GOP Congress.
Sam Gustin
1.14.17
president trump
president trump

FCC Says AT&T’s Zero-Rating May Violate Net Neutrality, But Punts on Action

It’s too late for the FCC to crack down on AT&T and Verizon’s ‘zero-rating’ plans.
Sam Gustin
1.12.17
president obama
president obama

Obama Wants Rosenworcel Back at the FCC, But Trump’s GOP May Balk

There’s still a slim reed of hope for the respected Democrat to return to the FCC.
Sam Gustin
1.5.17
apps
apps

The FCC Just Approved a Landmark New Way For Deaf People to Communicate

Accessibility advocates hail a technology transition that’s been years in the making.
Sam Gustin
12.18.16
president trump
president trump

As Tom Wheeler Departs, AT&T Tells the FCC to Take a Hike on Zero-Rating

The FCC now faces a choice: Crack down on zero-rating, or surrender to AT&T.
Sam Gustin
12.16.16
Donald Trump
Donald Trump

How FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler Became a Net Neutrality Champion

The former telecom lobbyist became a public interest hero. His legacy is threatened by Trump.
Sam Gustin
12.15.16
president trump
president trump

Trump’s FCC: GOP Snubs Rosenworcel, Setting Stage for Net Neutrality Rollback

Republicans are poised to take over the FCC and dismantle consumer protections.
Sam Gustin
12.12.16
Donald Trump
Donald Trump

FCC Hits Verizon, AT&T on Zero-Rating, But It Might Be Too Late

A zero-rating crackdown may quickly be reversed by Trump’s FCC.
Sam Gustin
12.2.16
Trump
Trump

FCC Chief Tom Wheeler Defends His Legacy Against Republican Onslaught

The nation’s top telecom regulator knows everything he’s accomplished is in jeopardy.
Sam Gustin
11.17.16