Connected Nation Expands Coalition of Broadband Experts and Advocates

Washington, DC: On the heels of Congressional passage of the Broadband Data Improvement Act and inclusion of full funding for the Act among the technology components in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Connected Nation is expanding its coalition of partners and advisors to accommodate the organization’s national impact. Additions to Connected Nation’s National Advisory Council include: American …

Connected Nation Policy Update

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act was rolled out by the leadership of the U.S. House of Representatives on January 15, 2009. Contained in this large bill designed to stimulate the U.S. economy were $6 billion in funding for broadband. Of that $6 billion, $5.65 billion was set aside for broadband infrastructure grants targeted to unserved and underserved areas. $350 …

My Old Wired Kentucky Home

Forbes.comA state program offers some clues on how to roll out broadband across the country.Link to Article