Santo Domingo Pueblo Acquires $12.7 Million for Internet Access Expansion – Rio Rancho Observer

3D printers inside the Santo Domingo Trading Post Thursday July 6 (Lauren Lifke)

“We had no internet anywhere in the booking. So parents would have to walk their kids down to I-25 to park, and the kids would have to do their homework on their cell phones,” said Herman Sanchez, Santo Domingo Pueblo Tribal Administrator, of accessing online learning during the early stages of the COVID -19 pandemic. … Read more

Governor Shapiro Highlights Administration’s Plans to Expand Broadband Access Across Pennsylvania During Visit to Beaver County

Governor Shapiro Highlights Administration's Plans to Expand Broadband Access Across Pennsylvania During Visit to Beaver County

Last week, Governor Shapiro announced that Pennsylvania will receive more than $1.16 billion in federal funding to expand broadband across the Commonwealth to ensure every Pennsylvanian has access to affordable high-speed Internet. accessible. Beaver Falls, PA Today, during a visit to the Carnegie Free Library in Beaver Falls, Governor Josh Shapiro,Executive Director of the Pennsylvania … Read more

90% of Colorado residents have good Internet access. 99% is the goal, Polis says. – Colorado Newsline

90% of Colorado residents have good Internet access.  99% is the goal, Polis says.  - Colorado Newsline

Colorado leaders are poised to connect 99 percent of households in the state to affordable, high-speed broadband Internet now that the state has received a large sum of federal funding, Governor Jared Polis said at a news conference. Thursday. Polis, US Senator Michael Bennet, US Representative Joe Neguse of Lafayette, all Democrats and many other … Read more

Colorado gets millions to expand high-speed Internet access

Colorado gets millions to expand high-speed Internet access

LOVELAND Expanding affordable high-speed Internet access across the country could be as transformative as electrification and the interstate highway system, federal, state and local officials said Thursday during a celebration of more than 826 million dollars in federal funds that will help expand broadband in Colorado over the next three years. The funding is part … Read more

NY secured $670 million to expand Internet access. Which regions need it most?

Fiber networks allow for high-speed Internet connections.

Eight years after New York first rolled out its Broadband for All plan to bring Internet access to homes across the state, some rural residents still lack reliable broadband Internet access. A $670 million federal cash infusion announced last week could change that. New York’s $1 Billion ConnectAll Initiative is the state’s latest way to … Read more

Luxury cruising yachts will receive Starlink internet access in 2023

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The Scenic Group has announced plans to equip its ocean fleets with SpaceX’s high-velocity Starlink. This communications upgrade should provide guests aboard Scenic Group with reliable internet access no matter where they are on the planet, providing great connectivity in extraordinary destinations. Seafaring Yachts adding Starlink internet connectivity The stage groupwhich includes Scenic Luxury Cruises … Read more

Iowa will get $415 million in US efforts to expand high-speed Internet access

President Joe Biden announced a $42.5 billion investment in high-speed Internet infrastructure on Monday during an event in the East Room of the White House.

Even with Iowa on the line for $415.3 million from the Biden administration to expand high-speed Internet access, part of a record $42.5 billion being rolled out nationwide, experts they wonder if it will be enough to connect homes without broadband services and juice speeds for those with slow access. An estimated 1.3 million homes … Read more

CT to receive $144 million to expand high-speed Internet access

Connecticut to receive more than $144 million in federal funding to help expand state’s broadband networks and ensure, for the first time, that every home and business in the state has access to reliable, high-speed Internet . The federal grant is part of a larger $42.45 billion national program that was funded by the Bipartisan … Read more

The United States will spend $42 billion to make Internet access universal by 2030

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WASHINGTON, June 26 (Reuters) – The White House on Monday split $42 billion among the nation’s 50 U.S. states and territories to make access to high-speed broadband universal by 2030, launching a new ad campaign for economic policies of President Joe Biden. Funding under the Broadband Equity Access and Deployment program was authorized under the … Read more

High-speed internet is a necessity, President Biden says, pledging all US will have access by 2030

FILE - President Bill Clinton, right, watches as a juvenile American bald eagle named Freedom is released into the wild along the shores of the Chesapeake Bay by American fish and wildlife biologist Craig Koppe during an Independence Day ceremony at the Patuxent Naval Air Base, Md.  , July 4, 1996. (AP Photo/Denis Paquin, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) President Joe Biden on Monday said high-speed internet was no longer a luxury but an absolute necessity, as he promised every household in the nation will have access by 2030 using U.S.-made cable These investments will help all Americans, he said. We will leave no one behind. Biden announced that more than $40 … Read more