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Here you’ll find important news and resources related to broadband in Idaho.

What is broadband and why is it important?

Emerging Broadband-Related Issues

FCC’s Pre-Adoption Process Also Needs Work

April 1, 2015

I want to draw attention to yet another Federal Communications Commission procedure that warrants significant review: the FCC’s pre-adoption process for Commission meeting items.

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Comcast Makes (Small) Business Case for Merger

April 1, 2015

Bill Stemper, president of Comcast's business services unit, took to the Web to make a business case for the Time Warner Cable merger. Stemper is definitely in agreement with Vice President Joe Biden, who has pitched broadband as a way to help small businesses be more competitive.

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Bright House gains much-needed leverage with programmers through Charter buyout

April 1, 2015

The Wall Street community has reacted positively to Charter Communications' decision to pursue a $10.4 billion purchase of Bright House Networks, sending the multiple-system operatori's stock up 5.3 percent as of the close of the Nasdaq on March 31.

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