The net neutrality fight: Lawmakers propose bill to ban ‘paid prioritization’ of web traffic

The proposal, however, also seeks comment on whether all or some such pay-for-priority deals should also be banned. [Senator Patrick Leahy]’s and [Representative Doris Matsui]’s bill would require the FCC to prohibit such agreements for paid prioritization on the so-called “last mile,” the part of the network that goes from the Internet service providers to the consumer. – Reuters via The Raw Story