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Senators ask FCC to include N.Y. in rural broadband initiative (access required)

U.S. senators Charles Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand have sounded the alarm about the Federal Communications Commission excluding New York State in its new Rural Digital Opportunity Fund. The  initiative will allocate $20.4 billion to connect rural homes and small businesses to high-speed, broadband internet, specifically targeting unserved areas that do not have access to 25/3 mbps broadband. According to ...

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