Sen Bakk gives Walz some advice – including make broadband universal and affordable

In a Minneapolis Star Tribune column by Lori Sturdevant, Sen. Tom Bakk of Cook offers Governor Walz some advice to better reach rural constituents…

His third recommendation is my favorite: It’s past time for Minnesota to finally make internet broadband universally available and affordable. Broadband is essential infrastructure for modern life.

“We haven’t made enough of an effort at broadband, and people really see that now,” Bakk said.

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Librarian who follows rural broadband in MN and good uses of new technology (, hosts a radio show on MN music (, supports people experiencing homelessness in Minnesota ( and helps with social justice issues through Women’s March MN.

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