Regulating the Internet
Friday, December 24, 2010
This week, for the first time ever, the Federal Communications Commission voted to approve regulation of internet traffic. These new 'net neutrality' rules have left both sides of the political spectrum upset — the left is saying the rules haven’t gone far enough to protect consumers, while the right is calling it unnecessary regulation. The Wall Street Journal's Amy Schatz explains why the only ones who seem satisfied with the new regulations are the internet service providers being regulated.