Possibilities of broadband encourage legislation

Today, Connected Nation released “The Economic Impact of Stimulating Broadband Nationally,” a report detailing the potential state-by-state impact of legislation to accelerate broadband access and use. The report’s findings suggest that the U.S. could realize an economic impact of $134 billion annually by accelerating broadband availability and use across all states. The report measures the impact of Connected Nation’s first …

BRIEFING: The Economic Impact of Stimulating Broadband Nationally

Connected Nation is hosting a joint briefing with Communications Workers of America and the Alliance for Public Technology on Thursday, February 21st at noon in the HC –5 Room in the US Capital. During this briefing, Connected Nation will be releasing a cutting-edge economic impact study. Representatives from each organization will be on hand to discuss the findings. Please join …

ConnectKentucky Recognized by the Alliance for Public Technology

WASHINGTON, D.C.: ConnectKentucky was honored with the 2008 Susan G. Hadden Pioneer Award presented by the Alliance for Public Technology (APT). The award was presented during the APT 2008 awards luncheon at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The Hadden Award honors individuals and organizations which, like the award’s namesake,advocate for widespread public access to advanced telecommunications. Until her …