The Wall Street Journal: FCC to review rules protecting internet platforms

The Wall Street Journal: FCC to review rules protecting internet platforms


FCC Chairman Ajit Pai testifies on Capitol Hill in June.


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WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission will begin a rule-making procedure that could scale back legal protections for social-media platforms, in a step toward the Trump administration’s goal of combating what it views as anticonservative bias in the platforms’ content-moderation practices.