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The Regulatory Mix – Wednesday, July 14, 2021

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Today’s Regulatory Mix: California Announces Historic Broadband Budget Bill, FCC Announces Electronic Filings in the International Bureau Filing System

 

 

California Announces Historic Broadband Budget Bill 

In May, Governor Gavin. Newsom (D.) released a revised budget proposal that included $7 billion to expand broadband access to underserved communities across the state. On July 12, an agreement with state lawmakers was announced to spend a total of $5.25 billion on broadband expansion in the state.

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The Regulatory Mix – Monday, May 17, 2021

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Today’s Regulatory Mix:  California Governor’s Budget Plan Includes $7 Billion for Broadband, Oklahoma USF Extends Temporary Emergency Bandwidth Increases

 

California Capitol shutterstockCalifornia Governor’s Budget Plan Includes $7 Billion for Broadband 

California Governor Gavin Newsom presented his plan for the state’s surplus and federal recovery funds, which includes committing $7 Billion over three years to build out broadband infrastructure.  According to the budget proposal, 51.3 percent of rural households lack networks offering service at 100 Mbps, while almost half of urban areas lack access at this speed. Read More

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