VA. to receive $220 million for broadband expansion

Mark Warner announced that Virginia will receive $220 million for broadband expansion.

The funds are from the American Rescue Plan including $10 billion secured by Warner to help states with broadband service.

The funds will not only bring broadband to areas in need but will also make the service more affordable.

Broadband is critical to help states carry out needed capital projects, enable telework, online education and tele-health.

With broadband across the Commonwealth households will have access to faster and more efficient high speed internet.

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