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GOP Lawmakers' Many Privacy Hypocrisies


GOP Lawmakers' Many Privacy Hypocrisies

Dana Floberg

Internet users took a hard loss this week in the fight for broadband privacy and internet freedom — but if you listen to the Republican lawmakers who trashed our privacy rights, you’d think they’d done the opposite.

“Consumers deserve to have the autonomy to control their information and their internet experience,” said Rep. Bill Johnson on Tuesday. A strange statement from a man who subsequently voted to eliminate rules giving people a choice about how ISPs use their personal data.


Good article. Another reminder that there are still fundamental differences between D's and R's!