Ted Cruz fighting Obama on Internet Hand off
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, would block the plan to transfer control of a key component of the Internet before President Obama leaves office.
Cruz’s “Protecting Internet Freedom Act” would direct the Department of Commerce to retain ownership of the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority.
“The U.S. government has long protected the core of the Internet from authoritarian regimes who view the Internet as a way to increase their influence and suppress our online freedom of speech,” Cruz said.
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