Benton Foundation provides free, daily summaries of articles concerning the quickly-changing telecommunications policy landscape.
Digital Beat Blog
How do we define “in the public interest” in the Digital Age? Here’s unique perspectives on communications policy debates.
The Federal Communications Commission's Lifeline is a government benefit program that provides discounts on monthly telephone service for eligible low-income consumers. Learn More
Phone to Fiber
On our way to an all-IP future, how do we ensure that our newest technologies continue to support some of our oldest values? Learn More
The E-rate program was established in 1997 and represents the federal government’s largest education technology program. Learn More
Tracking Mergers & Acquisitions
Benton has made it easier to track regulatory review of major telecommunications mergers and acquisitions. Learn More
Implementing the National Broadband Plan
America is on the verge of vast new broadband-driven digital transformation that promises to make life more livable, businesses more productive, jobs more plentiful, and the Internet more accessible. Learn More
Congress is poised to make a number of critical yet irreversible decisions this year and next that will shape our communications future for decades to come. Learn More