Media Week‘s Todd Shields reported Monday that the telecom bill in Congress may be stalled, or “disconnected” as the article suggests, due to the upcoming election season and other legislative priorities on Capitol Hill:
“The bill has prevailed in several votes and now needs an OK from the full Senate to clear Congress. But opponents have the calendar working for them. Lawmakers return to work Sept. 5 and adjourn by early October for the fall election campaign. The intervening weeks are likely to be jammed with routine appropriations and debate on national security.” – “Telecom Bill May Be Disconnected“
Read the article here.