GOP bill aims to give rural states more Internet access

December 5, 2013

Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) announced that she introduced a bill aimed at ensuring that rural states get their fair share of federal communications services, such as broadband.

Ayotte said her home state currently receives only 37 cents for every dollar it contributes to the Universal Service Fund (USF), a federal rural communications program.

Read more at: http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/192155-gop-bill-aims-to-give-rural-states-more-internet-access

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