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    Rural Broadband

    Shirley Bloomfield talked about the nation’s transition from outdated 20th century copper-based technology to fiber and all IP technology. She discussed what the Federal…

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    Rural Health Care

    Panelists talked about challenges rural communities face in accessing health care coverage. They focused on federal initiatives to enhance health care access and an effort to hire and…

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    Demographics of Rural America

    John Cromartie and Jim Webster spoke about social, economic and demographic trends and changes in rural parts of the United States. They discussed the effects of the 2008 housing…

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    Rural Telecommunications

    Telecommunications experts and scholars talked about access to high-speed data networks in rural communities. Hanns Kuttner began the discussion with a slide presentation of his study,…

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    Communicators with Jeff Gardner

    Jeff Gardner talked about telecommunications issues. Topics included competition and collaboration among telephone companies and providing broadband service to rural areas. Paul…

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