3 ISPs Have Spent $572 Million to Kill Net Neutrality Since 2008

3 ISPs Have Spent $572 Million to Kill Net Neutrality Since 2008

A study by Maplight indicates that for every one comment submitted to the FCC on net neutrality (and there have been roughly 5 million so far), the telecom industry has spent $100 in lobbying to crush the open internet. The group found that Comcast, AT&T, Verizon and the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (NCTA) have spent $572 million on attempts to influence the FCC and other government agencies since 2008.

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