Neutrality fear over Trump appointee - BBC News

President Donald Trump has chosen Ajit Pai as the new head of the US Federal Communications Commission, the government agency which regulates telecoms issues. The appointment has raised concerns among internet rights activists that laws ensuring ...and more »

'Net neutrality' foe Ajit Pai is new FCC head - Phys.Org

President Donald Trump has picked a fierce critic of the Obama-era "net neutrality" rules to be chief regulator of the nation's airwaves and internet connections. In a statement Monday, Ajit Pai said he was grateful to the president for choosing him as ...and more »

Trumps's new FCC chief Ajit Pai wants to abolish net neutrality - Recode

It's official. President Trump has named Ajit Pai the new chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Pai previously served at the agency as a commissioner under former FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, who announced in December that he would ...and more »

Trump said to elevate Ajit Pai to FCC chairman - Politico (blog)

President Donald Trump will tap Ajit Pai as his pick to lead the FCC in the new administration, elevating the sitting GOP commissioner to the top spot overseeing the nation's communications industry, according to four industry sources familiar with the ...and more »

Republican Ajit Pai named new FCC chairman - The Hill

“I am deeply grateful to the President of the United States for designating me the 34th Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission,” Pai's statement read. “I look forward to working with the new Administration, my colleagues at the Commission, ...and more »

Trump to tap Republican Ajit Pai as next FCC chairman - The Hill

President Trump will tap Republican Ajit Pai, a commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission, to be the agency's new chairman. Two industry sources confirmed the move to The Hill on Friday. Pai had been widely expected be picked to succeed ...and more »

Trump's FCC Pick Doesn't Bode Well For Net Neutrality - WIRED

President Donald Trump has tapped Ajit Pai, the Federal Communications Commission's senior Republican member, to head the regulatory agency. The appointment, announced by the FCC today, does not require congressional approval since Pai is ...and more »

Trump taps net neutrality critic to lead the FCC - Washington Post

President Trump has named Ajit Pai, an advocate of deregulation and a critic of the government's net neutrality rules, as the next chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Pai's new position will give him control over the nation's most ...and more »

Outgoing FCC Chair Tom Wheeler on the future of telecom regulation - Marketplace.org

Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission Tom Wheeler speaks during his keynote conference at the Mobile World Congress back in 2015. - David Ramos/Getty Images. Listen To The Story. Marketplace. Download download; Embed embed.and more »

Trump names new FCC chairman: Ajit Pai, who wants to take a 'weed whacker' to net neutrality - Los Angeles Times

President Trump on Monday designated Ajit Pai, a Republican member of the Federal Communications Commission and an outspoken opponent of new net neutrality rules, to be the agency's new chairman. Pai, 44, would take over for Tom Wheeler, ...and more »