Why Senators Want Control Over Online Privacy

A turf war is brewing in the U.S. Senate over who gets to control and regulate online privacy. The brewing battle shows why key senators on key committees now care about an issue long a concern to consumers:  online privacy touches almost all Americans, and it’s now the hot, new issue on Capitol Hill.

The battle began with a letter from the chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee, Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.), and ranking member Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) to the Senate Judiciary Committee expressing their opinion that online privacy legislation falls under jurisdiction of the Commerce Committee.

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