The Digital Equity Act is bipartisan, actionable, and can help close the Digital Divide for the most vulnerable Americans

Bowling Green, Ky. (June 15, 2021) – Connected Nation applauds the hard work of Senators Patty Murray (D-WA), Rob Portman (R-OH), and Angus King (I-ME) to bring forth the Digital Equity Act which is squarely focused on expanding digital inclusion across the US. “Connected Nation is endorsing this Act because it seeks to help our nation’s most vulnerable populations finally …

Is Your Community Eligible for Broadband Funding? A Look at NTIA’s Federal Funding Guide

Bowling Green, KY. (September 9, 2019) – In June, NTIA released a new Federal Funding Guide for communities and states to use for information on potential federal funding opportunities for broadband expansion in their areas. According to the NTIA, searchable database includes information from 50 federal broadband programs from a dozen federal agencies and covers potentially billions of dollars for …