3/21/2014

House lawmakers took to the road this week to learn how the telecom industry is working to accelerate broadband availability in rural areas. In a field hearing in Orleans County, N.Y., members of the House Subcommittee on Health and Technology heard testimony from industry representatives, including those from Frontier Communications, who said an archaic regulatory policy designed for the phone system is complicating the introduction of high-speed Internet in underserved regions.

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