Rob Portman

Senators float $40 billion to close broadband gap

by • 6 months ago

A bipartisan bill seeks to invest in "future-proof" networks and support the creation of municipal broadband services, amid a broader debate on infrastructure.

Senate passes NASCIO-backed cybersecurity aid bill

by • 2 years ago

The State and Local Government Cybersecurity Act, which would provide more federal funding and resources to lower rungs of government, passed the Senate unanimously.