Universal Service Fund

For rural broadband, FCC gives $4.9 billion to small ISPs


Ten years of funding is expected to provide high-speed internet service to 450,000 homes and businesses.

Rural broadband progress slow, data outdated, says technology subcommittee


Industry representatives and lawmakers at a recent congressional hearing searched for answers for many of the nation's broadband policy woes, with some frustrated by a lack of tangible progress.

Rural broadband will be included in trillion infrastructure plan, Trump says


The giant federal infrastructure package is coming 'very shortly,' the president said, and will include provisions to help mend the digital divide.