HUD and FCC Partner to Promote Affordable Internet Access for Low-Income Communities

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The Federal Communications Commission and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) formalized a partnership to promote awareness of the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) among federal housing assistance recipients. HUD Secretary Marcia L. Fudge announced the partnership while engaging with community members and touring a newly built computer lab at Yesler Terrace in Seattle, Washington. 

Read more from U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development here.

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