Internet

Mo. broadband access
5:25 pm
Thu November 17, 2011

Nixon touts progress in expansion of broadband access in Mo.

Governor Jay Nixon (D) says more than 75 percent of the state has access to broadband Internet service.

The governor provided an update on the state’s efforts to expand access to rural portions of Missouri during today's second annual broadband summit, held in Jefferson City.  He told the audience of more than 300 business and government leaders that his broadband initiative has enabled small businesses and larger corporations across the state to compete for grants to expand broadband access.

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Illinois Broadband Internet
12:40 pm
Tue March 22, 2011

Illinois broadband connections outnumber landlines

(via Flickr/Anderson Mancini)

The number of broadband Internet connections in Illinois has exceeded the number of phone landlines for the first time.

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