FCC Privacy Plan Harms Consumers: Commissioner O’Rielly

Sept. 21 — The Federal Communications Commission’s “specious” broadband privacy proposal would increase costs for broadband internet service providers and would harm consumer choice in sharing their data, FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly said Sept. 21. The FCC’s proposal would establish rules for broadband providers, such as AT&T Inc. and Verizon Communications Inc., that would require…