Gary Rawson

California, other Western states leave more than $133M in FCC E-Rate funds unclaimed


Ten states, including California, left more than 33 million in broadband funding for schools and libraries unclaimed in fiscal year 2014, according to data from the FCC’s E-Rate program.

East Coast schools, libraries leaving tens of millions in FCC broadband funds unclaimed


Data from the FCC's E-Rate program shows that applicants in 10 states failed to claim roughly 3 million that they earned in fiscal year 2014.

Midwestern schools, libraries missing out on millions in broadband funds from FCC


Mississippi IT staffer Gary Rawson sounded a warning that applicants to the FCC's E-Rate program in nine states left more than 8 million on the table in fiscal year 2014.