How the infrastructure bill’s $65 billion in broadband spending will be doled out
Nov. 9, 2021
It took a pandemic to finally drive home what has been discussed for decades: The need for a digital infrastructure plan to connect all Americans.
The Biden administration’s $1 trillion infrastructure spending package includes $65 billion for broadband access to improve internet services for rural areas, low-income families and tribal communities. Most of the money would be made available through grants to states.