CARES funding vital for quick connectivity during pandemic, researchers say
A new report from the Pew Charitable Trusts suggests that the CARES Act has been instrumental in allowing states to quickly connect residents to broadband.
For rapid housing relief, Nevada's biggest county went digital
New software from IBM eliminated the need for Clark County, Nevada's 2.2 million residents to visit an office in person to drop off applications for housing assistance.
Virginia becomes latest state to rush for broadband relief
Virginia is allocating $30 million in CARES Act funding for broadband, but legally the projects must be completed by the year's end.
Delaware targets underserved families with $20 million broadband investment
State leaders announced Monday a plan to invest federal CARES Act funding into improving high-speed internet access for families with school-age children.