As high profile tech executives, companies, and investors continue to speak out against the Federal Communications Commission (FCC)'s upcoming vote to repeal existing net neutrality rules, mayors across the U.S. are also increasingly joining the conversation. Today, Kansas City Mayor Sly James published an op-ed in Startland News, a blog that covers Kansas City tech news, in support of existing net neutrality rules.
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Kansas City Mayor Sly Gains More Tech Scene Fans For Net Neutrality Support
Credit where it's due . . . ANYBODY who believes in free speech and web standards opposes the FCC crackdown on net neutrality at the behest of corporate donors and in this instance Mayor Sly offered one of the most impressive defenses of the Internets of nearly any civic leader in the nation. Take a look: