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According to The Register Diane Feinstein is trying to add language to the stimulus bill to allow for ISP throttling.  Using the 'reasonable network management' euphemism, she tried to attach this to the broadband section.  While this has been removed, she still plans to try to put her amendment back in committee.  Rep. Waxman is also listed as supporting the amendment.

"This is the most backdoor of all the backdoor ways of doing things," Public Knowledge's Art Brodsky told The Reg. "Conference committees are notorious for being the most opaque of all legislative processes."

Please contact Senator Feinstein and Rep. Waxman to let them know you support Net Neutrality:

Senator Dianne Feinstein
United States Senate
331 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20510

Phone: (202) 224-3841
Fax: (202) 228-3954
TTY/TDD: (202) 224-2501

Rep. Henry Waxman
In Washington, D.C.
2204 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20515
(202) 225-3976 (phone)
(202) 225-4099 (fax)

In Los Angeles
8436 West Third Street, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 651-1040 (phone)
(818) 878-7400 (phone)
(310) 652-3095 (phone)
(323) 655-0502 (fax)

Update:  juturna comments below that Rep. Waxman's office may be denying his involvement.  If I see any more info I will add it.

Originally posted to herdsire on Wed Feb 11, 2009 at 09:26 AM PST.

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