Internet still under attack by UN, FCC commissioner says

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    At a United Nations conference in December, 89 countries voted in favor of international government regulation of the Internet. Specific regulations have not been agreed upon, but FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell told FoxNews.com he fears the U.N. may seek further rulings at a 2014 conference in Busan, Korea.

    He says the consequences could be dire.

    "You’ll have international bureaucrats making engineering and business decisions," McDowell told FoxNews.com.

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    You can bet everything you own that this is all about control for the purposes of revenue collecting.
     

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