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A Message from Ranking Member Thompson
Ranking Member of the Agriculture Committee GT Thompson (PA-15)
Real Solutions, Real Infrastructure
Bill: The Broadband for Rural America Act

Reliable connectivity is essential to our communities and a 21st-century economy. The COVID-19 pandemic has made it abundantly clear just how much households and businesses rely on this technology, and it has shown the detriments of spotty Internet service. Where broadband is lacking is often referred to as the “digital divide,” and nowhere in the nation is the digital divide starker than in rural America.

House Republicans are introducing The Broadband for Rural America Act to address this divide.

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