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Pa. lawmakers gather data in hopes of expanding broadband

Aug 29, 2019 - ICT Monitor Worldwide

An effort to expand the reach of broadband in Pennsylvania is expected to get rolling again when lawmakers return to Harrisburg next month. That work will follow a summer some lawmakers have spent holding hearings around the commonwealth.

According to the Federal Communications Commission, over 600,000 state residents dont have access to high-speed internet. Other groups, like the Center for Rural Pennsylvania, argue that number is much higher.

Kristin Phillips-Hill, a GOP York Count...