Official: Don’t Ask For Feedback On Grants That Have Not Been Named
Broadband Stimulus, Broadband Updates
December 8th, 2009
The Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration and Agriculture Department’s Rural Utilities Service should not have asked for public feedback on how to effectively get broadband stimulus funds to applicants who should be receiving them before they announced the winners of the first round of grants, a top technology official said Tuesday morning.
Washington Technorati Toast Public Knowledge and Its IP3 Awards
Broadband's Impact, Net Neutrality
October 15th, 2009
Public Knowledge’s sixth annual “IP3 Awards” – which celebrates information policy, intellectual property, and internet protocol – drew a crowd of Washington’s technorati to the Sewell-Belmont House in Washington on Thursday evening.
10 Mbps Broadband Necessary for State Economic Development, Says NARUC Official
FCC Workshops, National Broadband Plan
September 8th, 2009
WASHINGTON, September 1, 2009 – State and local governments said during a Federal Communications Commission workshop on Tuesday that extending broadband is important for economic development purposes.
Virginia, Pennsylvania Discuss State Maps of Broadband Availability
April 22nd, 2009
WASHINGTON, April 22, 2009 – With the fast-moving broadband stimulus package almost certain to stretch the capabilities of federal agencies such as the Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration, state governments and agencies say they can help expedite the process.
Graham Richard, Former Mayor of Fort Wayne, at April Broadband Breakfast Club
April 13th, 2009
WASHINGTON, April 13, 2009 – Graham Richard, the former mayor of Fort Wayne, Indiana, has agreed to join the panel discussion for the April meeting of the Broadband Breakfast Club, which takes place on Tuesday, April 14, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Old Ebbitt Grill.
April Broadband Breakfast Club on the Role of States in Stimulus Spending
April 8th, 2009
WASHINGTON, April 8, 2009 – With the fast-moving broadband stimulus package almost certain to stretch the capabilities of federal agencies such as the Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration, state governments and agencies say they can help expedite the process.