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Net neutrality: Growing flames of criticism lick FCC chief's secret plans

Tom 13

Re: Deeper Throat

The Washington Post's function was never to disseminate news. Like many papers in the UK, it was founded with the express purpose of advocating for the advancement of a particular political party. In this case it happened to be the Democrats. Which means that if the Post is coming out against this FCC rule grab, the details are worse than the FCC's Republican members have said they are.

how come the Washington Post is able to opine on a set of regulatory proposals which haven't even been made public yet.

That's easy. As THE go to source for leaks in DC, the FCC Democrats have already passed them a copy of the proposals on the assumption the Post would flack for them. That the Post isn't is seriously bad news.

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