Hi all,

FYI....see link.

Take care,

Jay


October 6, 2011
Regulator Unveils Plan for Universal Broadband
By REUTERS

http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2011/...gewanted=print

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. communications regulator unveiled on Thursday a proposal for achieving universal broadband coverage by the end of the decade.

Some 18 million Americans do not have access to broadband where they live and work despite some $4.5 billion in public money spent each year to subsidize telephone service for rural families.