2 pages have the tag Broadband

    Summary: Internet in rural Wisconsin is closer to Pony Express than “pedal to the metal.”
    Body:   “It’s pedal to the metal on broadband policy—for both consumers and competitors,” said Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chairman Tom Wheeler at a recent address to the Brookings Institute as reported on a Brookings website. Internet i...
    Summary: According to the federal government’s most recent information, Wisconsin ranks last in the Midwest in both rural and urban broadband access with only 44% of rural folks accessing download speeds of 25 Mbps.
    Body:     Broadband Expansion: Rural Wisconsin Needs the Real Deal “All we seek is help to get the basic broadband services that you all take for granted,” Justin Fortney from Clifton Township in Pierce County wrote to me.  “It has been frustrating f...