Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

Wait on FCC maps hangs over new broadband program

by • 2 weeks ago

NTIA Administrator Alan Davidson faced senators' questions on the infrastructure law's $45 billion broadband grant program.

34 states and territories have already signed up for the $45B broadband fund

by • 1 month ago

Nearly two-thirds of states and territories signaled their intention to apply for the broadband fund within a week of the program's launch.

States gear up for federal broadband funding

by • 1 month ago

On the Priorities Podcast, North Carolina broadband official Nate Denny explains his approach to new federal funding for high-speed internet.

Biden administration sets guidelines for $45B in new 'BEAD' broadband program

by • 1 month ago

The NTIA published guidance and a timeline for BEAD, a major broadband grant program in last year's infrastructure law.

CIOs plan for cyber grants, wait for CISA's guidance

by • 2 months ago

Six months after President Biden signed the infrastructure law, CIOs and CISOs still have many questions about the cyber grants new program.

Using data to boost digital literacy? There's a new guide for states

by • 2 months ago

The National Governors Association published a guide that helps states use data to understand digital literacy levels.

NTIA staffs up for broadband grants

by • 3 months ago

The Commerce Dept. agency added four new senior staff, including former Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's broadband adviser.

How government can work with industry to maximize federal broadband funding

by • 3 months ago

LightBox VP Bill Price explains how broadband mapping is a private-public data collaboration effort.

Biden tells counties Rescue Plan funds can be used to prepare for infrastructure boost

by • 4 months ago

President Joe Biden used a speech to the National Association of Counties to highlight local accomplishments of his pandemic relief plan.