Dems catch gop flat footed and pass reversal of Trump net neutrality bill. More tonight At 6p https://t.co/jknelvhGdj— Bret Baier (@BretBaier) May 16, 2018
...But the victory may be limited to the Senate. The resolution now heads to likely defeat in the GOP-led House, where House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., has no plans to bring it up for a vote.
Without House passage, the FCC decision to end the Obama-era rule will take effect on June 12.
“This is not going anywhere,” Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., who heads the Senate Commerce panel, said Wednesday. Thune called on Democrats to work with the GOP on bipartisan legislation that would regulate the Internet with a “light touch” rather than the Obama-era rule, which opponents said would be too heavy-handed and would squelch innovation....