Community Broadband Act of 2005

Senators Lautenberg and McCain have introduced the Community Broadband Act of 2005, which would allow local governments to set up their own broadband networks, as long as they did so without discrimination.

This bill counters Representative Sessions’ bill “Preserving Innovation in Telecom Act of 2005,” which prohibits these types of services. Here’s what I said about it earlier.

[from CNET.com]

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