[…] Should your Internet service provider be regulated in the same manner as your telephone service provider? Despite how quaint this question might sound now that many consumers bundle their ISP, telephone and television service through the same company, this issue has been the source of raging debate throughout the country (and abroad). In a vote held on February 27, 2015, the FCC voted 3-2 along party lines to approve reclassifying high-speed Internet service as a telecommunications service, instead of an information service, under Title II of the Telecommunications Act. Your Internet service will now be regulated as a public utility.  Prior to last month’s vote, the FCC had delayed a decision on proposed rules in December of 2014. […]

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