Another political front man exposed?

Another political front man exposed?

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There are some big telecoms who want to charge for privilege on the Internet, and they've been caught "astroturfing" and other kinds of fakery.

Looks like Nancy Scola, who I best know from techPresident.com, might have caught one propagating disinformation in The Internet is Falling! The Internet is Falling!

There's just really very little in the way of actual evidence in Larry Downes' CNET op-ed today that claims that the Obama administration is "clearly backtracking" on a commitment to turning the principle of net neutrality into enforceable policy.

Exhibit #1 in Downes' piece is the fact that Susan Crawford left the White House economic council over a dispute with Larry Summers over
neutrality. But Crawford, from everything I've heard, always intended
to return to her job at Michigan Law School after a year in the White
House…

Also missing from Downes' scary op-ed on the Obama Administration's
commitment to net neutrality: any mention that one of Downes' recent
clients at the consulting firm Bell Mason Group is AT&T — one of neutrality regulation's strongest opponents.

I personally know Susan, and that's the case, she committed to a year, then back home.

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