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On December 21, 2017, Congress extended the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) as part of the continuing resolution to keep the government open through January 19.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted on December 14 to dismantle its net neutrality regulations.The issue will now move to the courts, where several groups will challenge the FCC’s decision. Congress is also considering legislation that would codify the rules in law.