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Connected at a Cost: Is the ‘Internet for All Now Act’ a Lifeline for Rural Communities—or a Big Giveaway to the Telecom Industry?

Since 2007, the California Legislature has worked to encourage the development of telephone and Internet access through the California Advanced Services Fund. The fund provides financial assistance to both large telecommunications companies—including Frontier, AT&T, Charter and Cox—and independent broadband projects driven by community organizations that partner with smaller Internet service providers. Thanks in part to […]