"FCC considers limiting broadband funding for rural schools and libraries"
June 04, 2019


 

Date: June 4, 2019

Outlet: EdScoop

Written By: Ryan Johnston

Excerpt: “'The FCC’s proposal to adopt an overall cap on the USF is unfortunate, counter-productive and contrary to congressional intent. Congress directed the FCC to make ‘sufficient’ funding available to meet our nation’s universal service goals, not to prohibit spending that is necessary to reach those goals,' said John Windhausen Jr., executive director of the SHLB Coalition, a nonprofit broadband-advocacy group."

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Original Posting: https://edscoop.com/fcc-votes-to-cap-broadband-funding-for-rural-school-and-libraries/



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