South Carolina passes bill against municipal broadband

South Carolina passes bill against municipal broadband

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New The anti-municipal broadband bill now awaits the governor's signature. State of South Carolina South Carolina has become the latest state in the union to pass a state-level bill that effectively makes it difficult, if not impossible, for municipalities to create their own publicly-owned Internet service provider that could compete with...
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