Gov Walz budget includes $70 million for broadband

Earlier today Governor Walz unveiled his budget, which includes $70 million (per biennium) on border-to-border broadband program.

This compares with Rep Kresha’s bill for $100 million in the House.

The detailed budget will be released next week.

This entry was posted in MN, MN Broadband Fund Awards, Policy by Ann Treacy. Bookmark the permalink.

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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