Build Back Better Act

Demise of Biden spending plan stalls next-gen 911 funding


After Sen. Joe Manchin's declaration that he won't vote for the White House's Build Back Better Act, proponents of next-generation 911 technology will have to find a new funding source.

Cybersecurity, next-generation 911 boosted in Biden spending plan


The $1.75 trillion Build Back Better Act would make additional investments in advanced emergency-communications technology and state and local cyber efforts.