Eisenach & the FCC - was: [Re: Here we go again.]
mel at beckman.org
Sun Nov 13 21:37:02 UTC 2016
Before this snowball gets any bigger, I would like to reiterate the previous commenter calling for this present political discussion to move elsewhere. Here's the NANOG AUP we've all agreed to:
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You don't have to go home, but you can't stay here.
On Nov 13, 2016, at 12:49 PM, Scott Weeks <surfer at mauigateway.com<mailto:surfer at mauigateway.com>> wrote:
--- jfmezei_nanog at vaxination.ca<mailto:jfmezei_nanog at vaxination.ca> wrote:
The president elect chose Mr Eisenach to help fill jobs in FCC
and other telecom areas of govt.
That'll have impact on ops, if some of the papers are correct.
"Eisenach has made a career out of crusading against industry
"...authored several papers and op-ed pieces that were funded by
Net Neutrality opponents ..."
"The Economics of Zero Rating." In it, Eisenach defends the concept,
writing that "broad-based bans or restrictions on zero-rating plans
are likely to be counterproductive and harm consumer welfare."
Interesting times ahead...
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