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May 4, 2021

Opinion: A targeted approach to connecting rural communities to broadband is critical for a more prosperous America

By Jeff Link and Patty Judge, co-founders of Focus on Rural America. Des Moines Register  May 4, 2021

Apr 16, 2021
CTF Supporters National Grange & Charter Communications Join ITIF Discussion on “How to Bridge the Rural Broadband Gap Once and For All”
Despite ongoing efforts and billions of dollars spent, more than 14.5 million Americans are still without broadband
Apr 13, 2021
Broadband Supporters Highlight Critical Need for Utility Pole Access Reform in New Letter to Congress
27 Organizations Unite Under the Connect the Future (CTF) Banner Urging Congress to Address Impediments & Cost
May 6, 2021
Guest columnist: It’s time to connect unserved Kentuckians
Access to reliable, high-speed internet service is now a critical part of everyday life, not only for our families and
May 5, 2021
Letter to the Editor: Expanding rural broadband for Kentucky youth
For over 40 years, Kentucky Youth Advocates (KYA) has worked to improve child well-being and public policies that
Apr 21, 2021
CTF Joins Discussion on Rural Broadband Expansion Efforts in Kentucky with State Senate President Robert Stivers and Panelists from Red Bird Mission & Charter Communications
Public officials and private companies understand the importance of increasing broadband accessibility across
Apr 5, 2021
Red Bird Mission Urges Kentucky Public Service Commission to Expand Broadband to Unserved, Appalachian Communities
On Monday, the Executive Director of Red Bird Mission and Red Bird Clinic Kari Collins penned an op-ed in the
Apr 1, 2021
CTF Kentucky Coalition Supporter Spotlight: Kentucky Youth Advocates
Kentucky Youth Advocates was founded with the mission of creating a better Kentucky for all of our children. Simply put
Mar 30, 2021
Kentucky Academy of Physicians: “Telehealth Depends on Broadband”
On March 25, President of the Kentucky Academy of Family Physicians Dr. Asha Sharma penned a letter to the editor of
Mar 23, 2021
Teach for America Appalachia, Connect the Future KY & Charter Communications: Broadband Access Critical to KY Students’ Success
As this past year has proven, reliable access to high-speed broadband is critical to Kentucky students’ educational