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Executive Director Urges Minimal Regulatory Approach | WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Nov. 10, 2014, President Obama urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to reclassify Internet service under Title II of the Telecommunications Act to promote an open Internet, also known as net neutrality.

 

 

 

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The Fight Over Marijuana Is More Risky In States Than D.C. It's easy for Congress to meddle with the District of Columbia's decision to legalize recreational use of marijuana, but taking on the states is a different matter. Twenty-three states have legalized medical marijuana, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures. The Huffington Post/Associated Press

 

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