The FCC is stopping 9 companies from providing federally subsidized Internet to the poor
And it could signal broader restrictions for the program known as Lifeline.
These days you need internet access to apply for a job, apply for
benefits, do homework, and more. This makes libraries more essential
than ever. “Limiting the Lifeline program, at this moment in time,
exacerbates the digital divide. It doesn’t address it in any positive