Senator Tom Bakk lists legislative priorities including broadband (International Falls)

The International Falls Journal posts commentary from Senator Tom Bakk on his legislative priorities…

The new legislative session began on Jan. 5 and there are many pressing issues our state needs to address including balancing the state budget, responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, and helping small businesses and their workers recover from the pandemic.

His priority on broadband…

I am also working on improving the access and affordability of high-speed broadband in Northern Minnesota. Working and learning is especially challenging without reliable internet access.

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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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