OVERNIGHT TECH: Net neutrality vote coming Wednesday

Sen. Barbara BoxerBarbara BoxerTrucking riders ‘in the mix’ for short-term spending bill Lawmakers praise defense bill's National Guard bonus fix Schumer’s elevation to leader spells trouble for Democrats MORE (D-Calif.) said the GOP wants to cut funding for PBS due to a "vendetta against Elmo."

The Supreme Court ruled AT&T isn't a person; Chief Justice John Roberts said he hopes the telecom giant won't take it personally.

The Senate continued debate on patent reform; author Sen. Patrick LeahyPatrick LeahyPassing US-Canada preclearance would improve security and economy GOP wants to move fast on Sessions Senate Dems pan talk of short-term spending bill MORE (D-Vt.) said he expects a vote on Wednesday at the latest.

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"And with their vast reach and immediacy, Facebook and Twitter are not only sources of information but also organizing tools — samizdat on steroids."

New York Times executive editor Bill Keller (h/t: Alex Howard)