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Broadband Breakfast Live Online on August 5, 2020 — Champions of Broadband: Mignon Clyburn

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Broadband Breakfast Live Online on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 — Champions of Broadband: Mignon Clyburn

  • Former Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn will speak about the role she has played in advancing Better Broadband, Better Lives, including issues of universal broadband connectivity, prison telecom, the digital divide, net neutrality and more.
  • Discussion with Drew Clark, Editor and Publisher, Broadband Breakfast

WATCH HERE, or on YouTubeTwitter and Facebook

Mignon Clyburn served for nearly nine years as a Commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission, including 5 1/2 months as the first woman (acting) chair. Her commitment to close persistent digital, communications and opportunities divides in rural and low wealth communities continues through her media, technology and telecommunications consulting firm, MLC Strategies. The South Carolina native championed Net Neutrality, diversity and inclusion in media ownership and STEM, and the elimination of predatory rates for prison telecommunications services.

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Broadband Breakfast Live Online on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 — Champions of Broadband: Mignon Clyburn

  • Former Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn will speak about the role she has played in advancing Better Broadband, Better Lives, including issues of universal broadband connectivity, prison telecom, the digital divide, net neutrality and more.
  • Discussion with Drew Clark, Editor and Publisher, Broadband Breakfast

WATCH HERE, or on YouTubeTwitter and Facebook

Mignon Clyburn served for nearly nine years as a Commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission, including 5 1/2 months as the first woman (acting) chair. Her commitment to close persistent digital, communications and opportunities divides in rural and low wealth communities continues through her media, technology and telecommunications consulting firm, MLC Strategies. The South Carolina native championed Net Neutrality, diversity and inclusion in media ownership and STEM, and the elimination of predatory rates for prison telecommunications services.

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Broadband Breakfast Live Online on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 — Champions of Broadband: Mignon Clyburn

  • Former Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn will speak about the role she has played in advancing Better Broadband, Better Lives, including issues of universal broadband connectivity, prison telecom, the digital divide, net neutrality and more.
  • Discussion with Drew Clark, Editor and Publisher, Broadband Breakfast

WATCH HERE, or on YouTubeTwitter and Facebook

Mignon Clyburn served for nearly nine years as a Commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission, including 5 1/2 months as the first woman (acting) chair. Her commitment to close persistent digital, communications and opportunities divides in rural and low wealth communities continues through her media, technology and telecommunications consulting firm, MLC Strategies. The South Carolina native championed Net Neutrality, diversity and inclusion in media ownership and STEM, and the elimination of predatory rates for prison telecommunications services.

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Broadband Breakfast Live Online on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 — Champions of Broadband: Mignon Clyburn

  • Former Federal Communications Commissioner Mignon Clyburn will speak about the role she has played in advancing Better Broadband, Better Lives, including issues of universal broadband connectivity, prison telecom, the digital divide, net neutrality and more.
  • Discussion with Drew Clark, Editor and Publisher, Broadband Breakfast

WATCH HERE, or on YouTubeTwitter and Facebook

Mignon Clyburn served for nearly nine years as a Commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission, including 5 1/2 months as the first woman (acting) chair. Her commitment to close persistent digital, communications and opportunities divides in rural and low wealth communities continues through her media, technology and telecommunications consulting firm, MLC Strategies. The South Carolina native championed Net Neutrality, diversity and inclusion in media ownership and STEM, and the elimination of predatory rates for prison telecommunications services.

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