Press Release Rural Broadband Access

Media Alert: Public Knowledge Joins Broadband Advocates in Press Call Detailing New $65 Billion Broadband Infrastructure Deal

June 28, 2021
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Public Knowledge will join broadband advocates at Consumer Reports, EFF, and INCOMPAS in a press briefing Tuesday, June 29 at noon ET to discuss the $65 billion bipartisan broadband infrastructure compromise reached at the White House last week. 

These leading advocates will detail areas of critical importance — including some yet to be announced — that will help the United States build faster future-proof networks that create jobs and connect all American families and businesses to more affordable choices. They’ll also detail what happens next with this historic infrastructure compromise.

These experts include:

  • Chip Pickering (CEO, INCOMPAS and Co-Chair, BroadLand Campaign)
  • Chris Lewis (CEO and President, Public Knowledge)
  • Ernesto Omar Falcon (Senior Legislative Counsel, Electronic Frontier Foundation)
  • Jonathan Schwantes (Senior Policy Counsel, Consumer Reports)
  • Mignon Clyburn (Co-Chair, BroadLand Campaign)

Press Call Participant Information:

WHEN: Tuesday, June 29 at noon ET

DIAL-IN: 

United States: 1-888-767-9895
International: 1-678-809-2374

Password (Conference ID): 4038895#

Please RSVP to shiva@publicknowledge.org.