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FCC Moves to Subsidize Internet as Republicans Warn of ‘Tax’ Hike

June 20, 2015

Via: Brendan Sasso, National Journal

The Federal Communications Commission moved forward Thursday with an ambitious plan that could help millions of low-income Americans get online. The agency proposed overhauling its Lifeline program, which currently covers only phone service, to subsidize high-speed Internet access. The proposal […]