Senate Governmental Affairs Committee Seeks Stimulus Accountability
Broadband Stimulus, NTIA
March 8th, 2009
WASHINGTON, March 8, 2009 – Senators on the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on Thursday weighed the need to distribute federal stimulus fund urgently against the desire to ensure that monies are well-spent.
New Senate Compromise on Stimulus Legislation Has $7.1 Billion for Broadband
February 9th, 2009
WASHINGTON, February 9, 2009 – A late-Friday agreement among senators negotiating the fiscal stimulus legislation allocates $6.65 billion to broadband investments, $350 million to broadband mapping, and $100 million to distance learning and telemedicine grants and loans.