New broadband coalition urges Congress to invest to improve high-speed rural broadband
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for continued investment in wireless and wired infrastructure
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for continued investment in wireless and wired infrastructure, particularly in rural areas that have not seen the connectivity and speed availability that more urban areas have enjoyed.
Over the last decade the telecommunications industry has invested heavily in the US telecommunication infrastructure and has stepped during the crisis up with additional infrastructure investments, providing a resilient wireless network and pledging to keep Americans connected.
While the investment has shown the US communication network is strong, additional investment is required by public and private organizations.