FCC Chairman Sets $20B/10-Year Rural Broadband Funding Plan

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will be facilitating $20.4 billion of investments into high-speed broadband networks across rural America over the next 10 years, FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced during a briefing with President Trump on April 12. To distribute those funds, the FCC will create the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, which will provide funding…

HUD Awards $74 Million To Help Families Reach Self-Sufficiency

HUD No. 19-010 HUD Public Affairs (202) 708-0685 FOR RELEASE Thursday February 14, 2019 Federal funding to support education and employment among HUD-assisted families WASHINGTON – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Ben Carson today awarded $74 million to hundreds of public housing authorities across the country to continue helping public housing residents participating…

HUD Awards Over $2 Billion To Help End Homelessness – Federal grants to help thousands of homeless assistance programs nationwide

HUD No. 19-008 HUD Public Affairs (202) 708-0685 FOR RELEASE Friday February 8, 2019   WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today awarded $202 million in FY18 Continuum of Care (CoC) Program grants to support new homeless programs across the country, including nearly $50 million to projects dedicated to assisting survivors…