Senator Howard Marklein: Legislature’s budget invests in rural Wisconsin

Published by The Cap Times on June 26, 2019 By Senator Howard Marklein The Legislature completed our work on the state budget, and I am proud to say that we invest in the people and the needs of our communities while protecting taxpayers. It is especially helpful for rural Wisconsin, and I have worked hard to make sure the rural …

Rural Broadband Funding: Applications Open, Planning for Investment

Bowling Green, KY (April 25, 2019) – The USDA recently extended the deadline for grant applications to its¬†ReConnect Rural Broadband Pilot Program.¬† Now, the agency is taking online applications. The program is focused on efforts that will expand broadband in rural America. The first round of applications are now due on May 31. In this first round of funding, USDA …