Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., is asking the Federal Communications Commission to make sure federal funding meant to help expand broadband internet access in Pennsylvania isn’t sent to another state just because Verizon declined to participate.
Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., is asking the Federal Communications Commission to make sure federal funding meant to help expand broadband internet access in Pennsylvania isn’t sent to another state just because Verizon declined to participate. Matt Rourke AP
Sen. Bob Casey, D-Pa., is asking the Federal Communications Commission to make sure federal funding meant to help expand broadband internet access in Pennsylvania isn’t sent to another state just because Verizon declined to participate. Matt Rourke AP

Rural-urban divide: Here’s what happens when Verizon opts out of broadband expansion

December 22, 2016 4:51 PM