CenturyLink Supports ConnectED Initiative
The Federal Communications Commission today outlined its plan to invest $2 billion over the next two years to dramatically expand high-speed Internet connectivity for America’s schools and libraries.
“We commend Chairman [Tom] Wheeler and the administration for their commitment to making the E-rate program more effective and efficient,” said CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE: CTL) Executive Vice President for Public Policy and Government Relations Steve Davis. “CenturyLink has long been a strong supporter of bringing high-speed Internet access to schools and libraries. We look forward to working with the FCC on the ConnectED initiative and on how we can best continue delivering broadband to thousands of schools and libraries in our territory.”