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Brian Whiteacre

Brian Whiteacre

Professor and Neustadt Chair, Department of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State University

Which states are ready to handle the influx of federal funds for expanding broadband?

By: and - December 7, 2021

The federal government is pouring billions of dollars into expanding broadband internet access. But it’s at the state level where the financial rubber meets the fiber-optic road. History suggests some states are ahead of the game while others will have to play catch-up. The recently signed Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act includes significant funding to […]