Issue is top of mind in D.C.
Continues spotlighting benefits of broadband deployment
Senate Agriculture Committee backs better targeting of broadband subsidies
Agency votes not to apply USF contribution rules
Commerce will hold oversight hearing
Says more money is needed to address funding 'crisis'
Would help coordinate rural deployment efforts
Bipartisan group says more time is needed to vet areas identified as served
Would require FCC provide standard for measuring access to broadband
NTIA chief says free flow of data is in world's best interest