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House Subcommittees Meet to Preserve Internet Freedom

There may be gridlock in Congress on most issues, but making sure that governments such as Russia, China, Iran and Saudi Arabia are blocked from balkanizing the Internet is not one of them. No fewer than three House subcommittees met jointly Tuesday to figure out how to preserve a global Internet free from government control. 

Internet Gets Big Play in GOP Platform

Internet issues are no longer an afterthought in American politics. For the first time, both political parties are expected to incorporate Internet governance policy in their platforms.