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House Passes Potential FCC Regulation-Blocking Bill

Sponsor says legislation applied to independent agencies FCC and FTC, as well as executive agencies
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WASHINGTON—Congress does not want Tom Wheeler making any last minute push that it might not agree with. After urging Wheeler to put a halt on “controversial” regulatory efforts, the House of Representatives have approved a bill that would allow them to easily invalidate any last-minute regulations from the FCC or other agencies. The bill will move to a vote in the Senate when it returns after the Thanksgiving holiday.

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