EVENT Nov 10: Building a Better Connected Future: The Critical Role of States in Broadband Funding and Oversight

Looks like a timely event held at 11am EST on November 10, hosted by from Common Cause and CWA

Join Common Cause and Communications Workers of America for an informative discussion about how states can develop an action plan for broadband that ensures equitable deployment, affordable connectivity, and accountability from ISPs for the services they provide. The panel will provide a state of play on federal broadband infrastructure legislation and implications for state action. The panel will also discuss a range of broadband policy solutions states can implement in upcoming legislative sessions and beyond.

Panelists:
Yosef Getachew, Common Cause
Brian Thorn, Communications Workers of America
Coralette Hannon, AARP
Anna Read, Pew Charitable Trusts
Martin Szeliga, Broadband Brigade Midwest Lead, Communications Workers of America
Moderator: Jonathan Walter, Common Cause

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About Ann Treacy

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

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