Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Friday, May 11, 2018

More than a dozen Democratic senators called publicly Wednesday for reinstating net neutrality protections, and moved to force a vote on the proposal. The issue galvanizes Democrats and is poised to pass the Senate, but it faces an uphill battle in the House and would likely be vetoed by President Donald Trump if it somehow gets to his desk. Massachusetts Democratic Sen. Ed Markey told reporters that he hopes that a vote on a bill to overturn the Federal Communications Commission's decision last year to repeal net neutrality can occur soon.



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So very typical of the tyrrannical DEMONrats! Nothing of their serf agenda can be accomplished through fair and true elections, so they MUST force their agenda on the public. But some of us know they are so full of it, it's coming out of their ears. And many of the filthiest ones are even accompanied by an unbearable STENCH...

#1 | Posted by thetwilightzone at 2018-05-11 12:00 PM | Reply | Funny: 3

Good. Keep up the work. This issue is the sort that is a clear winner for Dems--showing Americans results of The Dotard's policies. Disruption is one thing, lousy roads and higher prices for cable/Wi-Fi/gasoline/food/college tuition adds up and regular Joes notice the cost. They will want someone to blame...

#2 | Posted by catdog at 2018-05-11 12:05 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 2

Whether net neutrality exists or not, the obvious evolution of the Internet as entertainment is going to be just like cable. There will be sites that are part of packages that you order from a company. There is no way of getting around it other than ensuring there is a web that can be used by the people and for the people and another that can be used for corporate purposes. Fighting net neutrality isn't going to change that.

#3 | Posted by Tribunal at 2018-05-11 12:36 PM | Reply

Finally some ------ from the democrats on a truly important issue that a huge majority of Americans support.

#4 | Posted by IndianaJones at 2018-05-11 01:02 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1


That makes no sense. There is a lot more to the Internet than just websites. Even if you can't buy a website package, with net neutrality you could still network with people online. Without net neutrality, you will be blocked from doing so.

#5 | Posted by IndianaJones at 2018-05-11 01:03 PM | Reply

Both sides are villains, but I'm against whichever side of this issue Comcast/Time Warner/Spectrum is on.

#6 | Posted by visitor_ at 2018-05-11 01:40 PM | Reply

Both sides are villains, but I'm against whichever side of this issue Comcast/Time Warner/Spectrum is on.


So you are supporting the Dems?

#7 | Posted by Sycophant at 2018-05-11 06:29 PM | Reply

*GASP* Is our government actually seeking to create legislation in lieu of just utilizing the administrative state with next-to-zero accountability? Oh, the horrors!

#8 | Posted by JeffJ at 2018-05-13 03:11 AM | Reply

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