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Sen. Latz pushes for net neutrality in Minnesota

Sen. Latz pushes for net neutrality in Minnesota

Maddie Schutte

April 11, 2019

After the federal standard of net neutrality was repealed in 2017, Sen. Ron Latz said he decided to introduce a bill into the Minnesota Senate that will reinstate net neutrality in Minnesota. His bill will prevent small businesses and low-income individuals from being at a disadvantage. “Up unt...

Staff Editorial: Introduction to new net neutrality bill beneficial to community

Staff Editorial: Introduction to new net neutrality bill beneficial to community

March 17, 2019

The issue of net neutrality has been a lingering question in our government for several years now. Earlier this year, the Federal Communication Commission repealed net neutrality, allowing internet providers to block and prioritize certain users over others. To combat this, Rep. Paul Thissen and Sen. ...

Repeal of net neutrality detrimental to internet

Repeal of net neutrality detrimental to internet

Jenna Cook

January 18, 2018

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) held a vote Dec. 14 to repeal Obama’s Title II internet regulation, the executive order allowing net neutrality in the United States. Net neutrality prohibits internet service providers from restricting access to particular onli...

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