Senators Markey, Franken, Sanders, Schumer to Join Advocates, Businesses in Press Conference on Net Neutrality and Title II

Washington (July 14, 2014) – With the public comment period ending tomorrow on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) proposed rulemaking on net neutrality, Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), Al Franken (D-Minn.), Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), and Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) will hold a press conference on net neutrality and the need to protect the openness of the Internet for future generations.  

 

WHO: Senator Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.)

Senator Al Franken (D-Minn.)

Senator Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.)

Senator Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.)

Althea Erickson, Policy Director, Etsy

Gene Kimmelman, President and CEO, Public Knowledge

Craig Aaron, President and CEO, Free Press

 

WHAT: Press conference on net neutrality 

 

WHEN: 10 AM, Tuesday, July 15

 

WHERE: Mansfield Room, U.S. Capitol, Washington D.C.