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---- Google goes to Congress to block IAPs charging for faster data
engine - 11:17 am on Jun 7, 2006 (gmt 0)
Google Inc. co-founder Sergey Brin worked the halls of Congress Tuesday, asking members including Republican Sen. John McCain to block Internet access providers from charging Web sites more to deliver data faster to consumers.
Brin's high-profile appearance in Washington comes as Congress considers a raft of legislation dealing with so-called network neutrality, a phrase that describes a system in which all Internet traffic is treated equally.