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    Filed at 10:35 pm under by dcobranchi


    President Bush on Friday urged that affordable high-speed Internet access known as broadband be available to all Americans by 2007.

    “We ought to have universal, affordable access to broadband technology by the year 2007,” Bush said in a speech focusing mostly on homeownership. “And then we ought to make sure that as soon as possible thereafter consumers have plenty of choices…”

    I love small government Republicans. I just wish there were some left.

    2 Responses to “A NEW ENTITLEMENT…”

    Comment by
    March 26th, 2004
    at 11:58 pm

    Yep! I wonder if there is a role for govt to play with respect to technology development and diffusion. For example, can and should the govt do more regarding alternate fuels, water supplies (its scary out west living in the desert…), etc…

    Comment by
    September 5th, 2004
    at 2:46 am

    Ironic that, since the cost of broadband is propped up by federal tariffs. If it weren’t for that the cost of it would plummet to almost nothing.