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President Obama Officially Backs Net Neutrality, Says Open Internet Is Key to Economy

President Obama Officially Backs Net Neutrality, Says Open Internet Is Key to Economy

Jacob Kleinman

President Barack Obama has already voiced his support for net neutrality in recent months, but today the U.S. president offered a specific plan for protecting the open Internet. The White House unveiled its strategy with a new YouTube video and a blog post on Medium. "'Net neutrality' has been built into the fabric of the Internet since its creation — but it is also a principle that we...