House Committee on Energy and Commerce Discusses Digital Divide

    On January 29, 2020, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce's Subcommittee on Communications and Technology held a hearing entitled, "Empowering and Connecting Communities through Digital Equity and Internet Adoption.” During the hearing, House Representatives discussed the issue of the Digital Divide, with key witnesses including: National Digital Inclusion Alliance (NDIA) Executive Director Angela Siefer, City of Detroit Director of Digital Inclusion Joshua Edmonds, Georgetown Law Institute for Technology Law and Policy Distinguished Fellow Gigi Sohn, North Carolina Department of Information Technology Director of the Broadband Infrastructure Office Jeffrey Sural, and American Enterprise...