Press Release

The $40 Billion Broadband Plan That Misses the Mark

Today the American Action Forum released an analysis of the Congressional Democratic leadership’s $40 billion broadband plan. The plan estimates the total cost of bringing broadband to all Americans would be around $40 billion, but AAF analysis finds the actual cost would likely be closer to $80 billion. AAF analysis concludes that federal efforts to expand the availability of broadband will not be as effective as working with state and local leaders to spark broadband adoption.

Click here to read the analysis.