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Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett to urge greater digital equity as part of 2018 Farm Bill

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Optical fiber offers hope to rural and remote communities across the USA

USVICBS.com reports that Delegate to Congress Stacey Plaskett (D-VI) awaits the resumption of congressional activity Nov. 13 in order to address the 2018 Farm Bill, which includes access to high-speed internet services for rural communities.

Increasing the availability of information technology capacity contributes to educational, professional and personal development needed to compete in today’s world. This is a cornerstone of Digital Equity. Continue reading