Since 1981, we have championed communications as the bedrock of democracy.

-Charles Benton

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Digital Beat

Craig Settles
June 12, 2019

Surveying economic development professionals about broadband’s impact on local economies.

Colin Rhinesmith, Bibi Reisdorf, Madison Bishop
June 11, 2019

Findings from digital inclusion studies that sought to gain a deeper understanding of the ability of low-income individuals to spend their money on wired broadband internet connections at home.

John Horrigan
May 29, 2019

21.3 million people lack access to a broadband network -- how can the FCC conclude that broadband is being deployed in a reasonable and timely fashion?

Benton believes that communications policy—rooted in the values of access, equity, and diversity—has the power to deliver new opportunities and strengthen communities to bridge our divides.

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