April 19, 2019 – Economic Development. Much of the work done in the State House this year has revolved around efforts to grow the economy. One idea with widespread support is to expand high-speed internet service to underserved areas of the state, which would remove a serious impediment to people who choose to live in Vermont’s more rural areas. H.513 is a bill that would address such broadband deployment and was taken up in Senate Finance on Thursday.
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