By: Sean Conway, Deputy Chief Counsel, NTIA
Broadband Equity Access and Deployment Program
The Broadband Equity, Access, and Deployment (BEAD) Program will only succeed if every penny is wisely spent.
Biden-Harris Administration Announces Investments in Domestic Production of Electronics Equipment used in High-Speed Internet Networks
Biden-Harris Administration Announces State Allocations for $42.45 Billion High-Speed Internet Grant Program as Part of Investing in America Agenda
On November 15, 2021, President Biden signed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act into law. This Act includes a historic investment of $65 billion to help close the digital divide and ensure that all Americans have access to reliable, high speed, and affordable broadband.
NTIA’s Role in Implementing the Broadband Provisions of the 2021 Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act
With the passage of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA), Congress has taken a significant step forward in achieving the Administration’s goal of providing broadband access to the entire country.