Skip to main content

A Panel Discussion on Proposed FCC Net Neutrality Rules

Robert M. McDowell

On Wednesday, May 7th at 6:30 p.m. EST, Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (D-Calif.) hosted a panel discussion on recently proposed net neutrality rules from the Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. The panel, moderated by Cecilia Kang of the Washington Post, included:

  • Rep. Anna G. Eshoo (D-Calif.), Ranking Member, Communications and Technology Subcommittee
  • Robert McDowell, Former Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission
  • Matthew Prince, CEO & Co-Founder, CloudFlare
  • Barbara van Schewick, Professor of Law and (by Courtesy) Electrical Engineering and Director, Center for Internet and Society, Stanford Law School

Ahead of the Hangout, the public was invited to pose questions via Twitter to @RepAnnaEshoo using #netneutrality or using the Google+ Q&A app on the hangout page, and the panel addressed them.

Related Articles

Advertisers Have a New Tool to Avoid Pirate Websites

Harold Furchtgott-Roth

Today, the advertising industry announced the formation of the Trustworthy Accountability Group to combat advertising at pirate web sites....

Continue Reading

Former FCC Commissioner on FCC Regulation Proposal

Robert M. McDowell

Robert McDowell discusses his views on net neutrality and how the FCC’s proposal to regulate Internet providers could play out....

Watch Now

Protecting the Internet and Consumers Through Congressional Action

Robert M. McDowell

The 114th Congress has a historic opportunity to end the "net neutrality" debate by forging ahead with a legislative alternative....

View PDF