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If you need a reminder of how important net neutrality is to Americans, take into account that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has received more than 1.2 million comments on the issue in the past two weeks alone. The public sentiments — both for and against the idea that all internet traffic should be treated the same — follows the FCC's proposed rollback of Obama-era regulations.
Yesterday, the agency voted to undo the net neutrality rules put in place in 2015. Chairman Ajit Pai says he's in favor of a free and open internet, but takes issue with the legal framework of the current rules.