Topic: Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison

Barely a Peep From New FCC Commissioners at Senate Hearing Lawmakers take up pet issues at FCC oversight 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. It was…

May 16, 2012, 4:41 PM EDT

Cybersecurity Bills Line Up in Congress New GOP bill encourages public-private approach

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…

March 1, 2012, 3:50 PM EST

Senate Republicans Fail to Overturn Net Neutrality Rules FCC's rules now up to the courts

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…

November 10, 2011, 1:08 PM EST

Senate GOP Pushing to Kill Net Neutrality Rules Hutchison planning end run around Democrats

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…

September 23, 2011, 5:38 PM EDT