Booker To Introduce Bill Backing Muni Broadband

January 22, 2015

Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.) is reportedly introducing a bill Thursday that would prevent state laws that limit the build-out of municipal broadband networks.

His office confirmed a report in the Washington Post that the bill would be introduced Jan. 22 and was intended to "empower local communities to get broadband access."

Read more at: http://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/washington/booker-introduce-bill-backing-muni-broadband/137324


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