What Obama imposed was a blanket redefinition of the Internet as “ common carriers under Title II of the Communications Act of 1934.”

As stated above, this was opposed by his own FCC chairman, and was completely different from the previous status quo.

Granted, that previous status quo had already been blown up by Verizon Communications Inc. v. FCC (2014). Rather than support legislation that would have reversed the court decision, Obama and his technophobic followers joined with “edge” providers like Netflix and Google to impose a completely different standard by calling it “net neutrality”.

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