Items tagged "RDOF"
Last-Minute Change to FCC Rural Broadband Fund May Ban Grants for Millions of Unconnected AmericansJanuary 30, 2020 Broadband Deployment , Digital Divide , FCC , internet inequality , RDOF , Rural Digital Divide
Today, the Federal Communications Commission voted to approve a Report and Order that would commit $20.4 billion from the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) to fund broadband deployment.Read More
Broadband DATA Act: A Step Forward, but Doesn’t Go Far Enough to Solve FCC Data ProblemsMarch 6, 2020 Broadband Access , Broadband Data , broadband mapping , FCC , Legislation , RDOF
This week, the House of Representatives passed a bipartisan bill, the Broadband DATA Act, aimed at improving the Federal Communications Commission’s data collection process for broadband mapping. Since the bill has already passed the Senate, but will return due to procedural reasons, we will likely see the Senate pass this bill soon and then send […]Read More