Restoring Internet Freedom – IIA Reply Comments to the FCC

Today, the Internet Innovation Alliance (IIA) filed reply comments in the FCC’s Internet Freedom proceeding in support of the agency’s proposal to reinstate the information service classification of broadband service and return to the long-standing, bi-partisan, light-touch regulatory framework that propelled exponential internet growth for nearly two decades.

IIA Statement on BDS Ruling

This action ensures that the agency’s rules that encourage greater investment and facilities-based competition among the networks serving American businesses will continue to move forward.

Moving Toward the FCC

Congratulations to FCC Chairman Ajit Pai and Commissioners Jessica Rosenworcel and Brendan Carr on approval of their nominations to the Commission by the Senate Commerce Committee today.

The Carr Nomination

We warmly congratulate Brendan Carr on his nomination to be a Commissioner of the FCC. His long experience and knowledge of communications policy will serve him well in this new position.

The Rosenworcel Nomination

IIA congratulates Jessica Rosenworcel on being nominated by President Trump for a new term as Commissioner at the Federal Communications Commission.

Restoring Internet Freedom

In response to the FCC’s adoption of the Restoring Internet Freedom NPRM at its Open Meeting today, the Internet Innovation Alliance issued the following statement.

IIA Statement on Pai Renomination

"In just a few short weeks as Chairman of the FCC, Ajit Pai has already taken bold steps to bring the agency more fully into the broadband era and to restore openness and transparency in the agency's procedures and actions.”