Author: Pete Sepp

Pete Sepp is the President of the National Taxpayers Union, a nonprofit dedicated to advocating for taxpayers’ interests at all levels of government.

One of the issues Congress will be considering when they return from August recess is so-called “net neutrality” — how the federal government should regulate the internet. As they do so, it is vital that Congress remain steadfastly opposed to legislation that would reinstate burdensome regulations on the internet and create needless government bureaucracy, threatening the principles that have enabled the internet to flourish since its inception. At the same time, lawmakers can work toward passing a bipartisan set of internet regulations that will protect a free and open internet for everyone. It’s important to first look beyond euphemistic legislative…

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