Department of Commerce

Tribal broadband gets $77 million from Commerce Department


Tribal broadband investment got a $77 million influx comprised of 19 grants from the U.S. Department of Commerce.

Congressional watchdog urges lawmakers to act to save FirstNet


The Government Accountability Office suggested several ways lawmakers could reorganize the FirstNet Authority before its statute runs out in 2027.

White House commits $160 million to 'smart cities' research


Funds are targeted to support advances in emergency response, environmental monitoring and connected vehicule technologies to support more efficient cities.