Thursday, November 10, 2011
FCC Announces "Connect2Compete" program of low-cost broadband access for low-income families
The Federal Communications Commission has implemented a plan to offer low-cost broadband service ($10 a month) to families whose kids qualify for free lunches.
Tim Devaney has a story in the Washington Times Nov. 10, p. A6, (website url) here.
The program is called “Connect2Compete” (or “Connect to Compete”).
Here is an earlier story from October, link.
Connect2Compete has a website here and describes itself as a private-non profit partnership.