Internet funding rule could favor rural areas over cities

  • Associated Press Savannah Brown and Glendy Stollberg use their phones in a Milwaukee park, all of which the city has equipped with wireless broadband hotspots during the pandemic.

Cities and urban counties across the U.S. are raising concerns that a recent rule from President Joe Biden’s administration could preclude them from tapping into $350 billion of coronavirus relief aid to expand high-speed internet connections.