Ouachita Citizen: Former FCC Chairman: Louisiana Should Partner with Feds to Enhance Broadband Investment

Louisiana should partner with the Federal Communications Commission to maximize funding for broadband infrastructure, a former FCC chairman said last week.

The commission’s Rural Digital Opportunity Fund is a $20.4 billion program meant to promote broadband internet access in unserved and underserved areas. Thirteen providers seeking to offer service in Louisiana received a total $342.2 million last year in the program’s first phase.

View full article in Ouachita Citizen.

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