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FCC chair sets terms for Emergency Broadband Benefit of USD 50 per month

Tuesday 23 February 2021 | 09:28 CET | News
The FCC is moving ahead with the new Emergency Broadband Benefit programme, to provide subsidised internet access for low-income families during the Covid-19 crisis. After the USD 3.2 billion funding was confirmed by Congress and a public consultation was held, the acting FCC chair Jessica Rosenworcel has circulated a detailed proposal for the Commission to vote at its next meeting. 

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