Statement of Commissioner Rosenworcel on Open Internet Announcement
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STATEMENT OF FCC COMMISSIONER JESSICA ROSENWORCEL ON OPEN
INTERNET ANNOUNCEMENTWashington, D.C. — “I support an open Internet. That is why I am pleased that the D.C.
Circuit recognized the Commission’s authority to encourage the deployment of broadband
infrastructure. I also support the actions Chairman Wheeler has announced today in light of this court
decision. I look forward to working with my colleagues to develop policies that ensure the Internet
continues to drive innovation, experimentation, and economic growth. ”