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REUTERS/George Frey - A Google Fiber technician strips back covering from a fiber optic cable at a residential home as part of Google Fiber services in Provo, Utah, January 2, 2014.

Blog Post | Metropolitan Infrastructure Initiative

Title II, cities, and the broadband agenda ahead

June 23, 2016, Blair Levin

The recent Court of Appeals decision upholding the FCC decision to classify broadband providers as common carriers is a huge personal victory for President Obama and FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler. It’s also a huge institutional victory for the FCC, establishing a clear foundation for it to establish rules for communications networks in the broadband era.

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