The recent repeal of net neutrality may mean that rural consumers will have fewer options for internet service providers, and may cause higher prices. This can adversely affect telemedicine in these areas.
Protect and promote NBP.
The cost, according to an estimate by the FCC, to provide internet access to 98% of Americans.
Appropriate budgeted funds to meet the internet access needs of vulnerable populations.
Support new funding to improve rural broadband infrastructure.