Rep Simonson suggests MN House increase broadband budget to $85M. House votes out of order.

Proponents of broadband funding had a glimmer of hope that the House could increase their broadband budget today. Representative Simonson asked the House to consider increasing the budget and align their broadband budget and plans with the Senate. But his suggestion was called out as out of order noting that a budget change would need to go through Ways and Means.

Clearly I’ve recorded from the livesteam. It was the best way to do it and get the info out ASAP…

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About Ann Treacy

I have a Master’s Degree in Library and Information Science. I have been interested or involved in providing access to information through the Internet since 1994, when I worked for Minnesota’s first Internet service provider. I am pleased to be a part of the Blandin on Broadband Team. I also work with MN Coalition on Government Information, Minnesota Rural Partners, and the American Society for Information Science and Technology.

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