On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate voted largly along party lines to support net neutrality, the idea that broadband service providers treat internet data the same regardless of content, source, or destination much like the phone companies are required to do. Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey spearheaded the efforts to force the vote. Senator Markey has been a strong proponent of net neutrality as noted in this recent statement to Amherst voters filmed by Amherst Media.
Due to technical difficulties there was a delay in the finalizing and uploading of the video for the April 10th Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee meeting. The video is now available!