The infrastructure proposal unveiled by the Biden Administration in March contains provisions for hefty broadband expenditures supported by claims that internet services in America are just not affordable. However, the claim that broadband prices are unaffordable is simply unfounded. Unfortunately, the presumption that broadband prices are too costly has led some lawmakers to introduce proposals that are harmful to consumers.
This piece in the Morning Consult gives all the facts on broadband affordability. Derek Hosford contributed to this commentary.