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Opinion/Column: Pass law and expand broadband

By Gary Wood, Special to The Daily Progress

Published: January 31, 2023

While there are so many hot button issues that dominate our TVs, there’s one that isn’t controversial — or at least it shouldn’t be: broadband access.

Electric cooperatives and their broadband affiliates like Firefly, where I am manager, have worked tirelessly to deliver it. Collectively, our efforts have brought the internet to over 30,000 Virginians since 2017.

But there’s more work to be done, and we need legislators’ help.

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