From Georgia to Minnesota: State Lawmakers are Taking Bipartisan Action for Rural Broadband

by Jessica Denson Director of Communications, Connected Nation Bowling Green, KY (May 2, 2019) – Federal legislators have taken action in recent months to begin expansion of rural broadband across the U.S.¬† But, many state lawmakers are not waiting for federal funding to come through before taking steps of their own. The number of states passing or introducing bills to …

Lawmakers Seek Options To Boost Rural Broadband Connectivity in Georgia

Published by Georgia Public Broadcasting (NPR station) on February 19, 2019 by Stephen Fowler¬† Lawmakers are looking at ways to improve internet access across Georgia, especially in rural parts of the state. There are a number of bills filed this session that address different pieces of infrastructure and regulation and could expand coverage, but the first one to make its …