Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison

Barely a Peep From New FCC Commissioners at Senate Hearing

The two new Federal Communications Commissioners, Ajit Pai (R) and Jessica Rosenworcel (D) had their coming out party Wednesday in an oversight hearing before the Senate Commerce Committee.

Cybersecurity Bills Line Up in Congress

Cyber security to guard against threats from terrorists is getting a lot of attention from Congress these days, overtaking privacy on the legislative front. A group of eight GOP Senators introduced Thursday an alternative cyber security bill to the one introduced last month by Sen.

Senate Republicans Fail to Overturn Net Neutrality Rules

The Senate on Thursday defeated a resoution to overturn the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality rules, 52-46. The GOP-led effort needed only a simple majority to succeed, but Republicans failed to convince even a handful of Democrats to join them.

Senate GOP Pushing to Kill Net Neutrality Rules

Now that the Federal Communications Commission's controversial net neutrality rules have been published, Senate Republicans are stepping up their efforts to kill the rules, which prohibit Internet service providers from blocking or slowing down legal content f