BEAD Program

A teenager uses a laptop with a phone nearby. States are passing laws designed to keep kids away from social media and porn sites, but the effectiveness of the laws is being questioned by opponents and challenged in court. (Leonardo Fernandez Viloria/Getty Images)

Arkansas officials request feedback on broadband expansion proposal

BY: - November 2, 2023

The Arkansas State Broadband Office is seeking public comment on a proposal for how to use $1 billion to increase internet access in unserved and underserved parts of the state.  Officials are accepting feedback on Volume One of the state’s Broadband Equity, Access and Deployment (BEAD) Initial Proposal. The comments will be used to help […]