Department of Commerce
President Biden's Budget Proposal Includes $20 Million for Broadband Grant Oversight (Department of Commerce)Submitted by benton on Thu, 03/09/2023 - 16:08
Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo Announces Senior Biden White House Staffer Chris Slevin as New Chief of Staff (Department of Commerce)Submitted by benton on Tue, 03/07/2023 - 11:44
The CHIPS Act and a Long-term Vision for America’s Technological Leadership
I’d like to talk about the incredible opportunity we have as a nation to unleash the next generation of American innovation, protect our national security, and preserve our global economic competitiveness as we implement the historic CHIPS and Science Act....Today, because of President Biden’s leadership, working with Congress, the CHIPS and Science Act presents us with an opportunity to make investments that are similarly consequential for our nation’s future. But only if we--as a nation—unite behind a shared objective, generate a similar public-private mobilization and think boldly.
Department of Commerce convenes the first Congress of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility Councils (Department of Commerce)Submitted by benton on Tue, 01/31/2023 - 17:14
An American Industrial Strategy for US Tech Leadership: Investing in Competitiveness, Innovation, and Equity
The United States and our allies are in a high-stakes technology competition with authoritarian adversaries. How this competition plays out will profoundly shape our economic security – our ability to innovate, grow exports, create jobs of the future, and provide opportunities to all our people. It will also shape our national security – our ability to protect our advantages while preserving our freedoms and democratic values at home and abroad.
Statement from Sec Raimondo on the Release of Draft Adequacy Decision Regarding the EU-U.S. Data Privacy Framework (Department of Commerce)Submitted by benton on Wed, 12/14/2022 - 17:45
Remarks by Deputy Secretary of Commerce Don Graves at the Advancing Equity and Wellbeing through Data (Department of Commerce)Submitted by Grace Tepper on Wed, 11/30/2022 - 17:24
US Department of Commerce Invests $2.7 Million in American Rescue Plan Funds to Boost Cybersecurity (Department of Commerce)Submitted by firstname.lastname@example.org on Mon, 10/31/2022 - 14:13
NTIA CostQuest Data Support
The Department of Commerce/Enterprise Services intends to negotiate a sole source, firm fixed price contract with CostQuest Associates for Broadband Serviceable Location Fabric, Technology Availability Likelihood (TAL), and Network Cost Model data to meet the congressional mandate at the estimated price of $49.9 Million. This procurement will provide data to support operational needs for the Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD), Digital Equity (DE), the Access Broadband Act, as well as the Internet for All initiative.