The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is the agency in charge of regulating everything from mergers of massive cable companies to deciding the ongoing battle over net neutrality — Pretty important stuff by any standard.

We’ve devoted a number of recent posts to documenting the incestuous and wholly unsavory relationship the commission has with the very industry they are supposed to be impartially regulating. No fewer than 5 current members have worked for telecom companies including Tom Wheeler, the freaking chairman… who also happens to be the former head lobbyists for the National Telecommunications Association (NTCA). But as this infographic from IVPN shows, the revolving door between the public and private sector swings both ways

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