House Dems, Ex-FCC Heads Blast Verizon's Net Neutrality Suit

Law360, New York (November 19, 2012, 6:16 PM EST) -- Three Democratic House lawmakers and a group of former government officials last week shot back at Verizon Inc.'s argument to the D.C. Circuit that the Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality rules violate the First Amendment, claiming that this contention would block a broad range of necessary regulations.

In a letter sent to their colleagues on Friday, Energy and Commerce Committee ranking member Henry A. Waxman of California, Communications and Technology Subcommittee ranking member Anna G. Eshoo of California, and committee member Edward J. Markey of Massachusetts...
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