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Rep. Steve Hilgenberg: Broadband efforts under way
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When I talk with business owners, entrepreneurs and economic development groups, I hear firsthand how important access to affordable high-speed Internet is to their survival. As a part of the federal stimulus package, President Obama provided $7.2 billion to support broadband infrastructure projects, and since that announcement, local and state players have been working hard to secure grant dollars for projects in Southwest Wisconsin.