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Rep. Liston applauds House passage of Democratic priority bill to expand broadband coverage to unserved residential households

Says internet access more crucial than ever during the global pandemic
June 12, 2020
Beth Liston News

COLUMBUS— State Representative Beth Liston (D-Dublin) today announced the passage of House Bill (HB) 13, Democratic priority legislation to create the Ohio Residential Broadband Expansion Program, specifically designed to bring broadband to unserved residential households.

HB 13 combines efforts by government and private enterprise with the goal of expanding broadband connectivity to unserved households across Ohio.  

‘Now more than ever, it is critical that all people in Ohio have access to reliable internet,” said Liston.

The bill now moves to the Senate for further consideration.