DC808 Blog

Hanabusa Seeks SOPA Alternatives

·By civilbeat

Rep. Colleen Hanabusa tells DC808 that she does not support the Stop Online Piracy Act, the controversial legislation that led Wikipedia and other sites to announce they’ll shut down as a way to protest the bill on Wednesday.

Hanabusa said she supports a legislative approach to fighting online piracy, but believes SOPA may go too far. 

“Congress must strike a balance that addresses online piracy without inadvertently taking us to the slippery slope of government intrusion on the internet,” Hanabusa said in an email. “I applaud the work of my House and