This week, NewDEAL Leader Colorado Senator Jeff Bridges’ bill to invest in internet access was signed into law. With the pandemic adding urgency to the necessity for access to high-speed reliable internet to participate in economic activities, education, telehealth, and more, Bridges’ bill provides $75 million to connect unserved and underserved communities, including $20 million specifically set aside for the Ute Mountain and Southern Ute Tribes. Learn more about how this funding increases equity, and keep an eye out for information on similar topics from the NewDEAL Forum Broadband Task Force.
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Debbie Cox Bultan highlights our 2023 Ideas Challenge winners for the Well News
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National issues are being solved at the state and local level. Here’s how you can...
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NewDEAL CEO Debbie Cox Bultan offers three strategies to protect voting rights.
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Coverage from GOVERNING on our 2024 Freedom Agenda.