U.S. House passes 'net neutrality' bill unlikely to become law

Business Apr 11, 2019

U.S. House passes 'net neutrality' bill unlikely to become law

The House of Representatives on Wednesday approved "net neutrality" legislation to require internet service providers to treat all online traffic equally, but the measure is unlikely to pass the Republican-controlled Senate and faces White House opposition. The largely symbolic 232-190 vote on the "Save the ...

U.S. Congress returns to new dynamic and GOP shutdown threat

World / Politics Nov 13, 2018

U.S. Congress returns to new dynamic and GOP shutdown threat

Congress returns to a changed political landscape Tuesday as newly-elected lawmakers arrive in Washington, the parties elect new leadership and incumbents square off for one final legislative sprint before House Democrats take power. Voters swept away eight years of House Republican control in last week's ...