FCC chair’s battles extend beyond net neutrality

Wherever you may fall on the budget concerns of an uncapped program like Lifeline, Jon Brodkin’s piece contains enough to worry about in terms of Pai’s continuing dismantling of his predecessors service to the public interest. Re-raising the bar on ISPs wanting to offer subsidized service, regardless of the cap issue, clearly says a lot about Pai’s stance of meaningful adoption and access.

Pai proposes Lifeline budget cap and new limits on which ISPs can get subsidies.

Source: FCC chair wants to impose a cap on broadband funding for poor families | Ars Technica

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