FCC Not Actively Pursuing ACP Funding Extension Before Year’s End

By Cara Smith / November 20, 2023 at 6:28 PM
A Federal Communications Commission official told Inside TeleHealth that the agency is not actively pushing lawmakers to include funds for the Affordable Connectivity Program on Congress’ dangling list of items to deal with by year’s end since current projections show ACP funding, considered crucial for expanding telehealth access, will last through April 2024 . The White House last month requested Congress provide an additional $6 billion to keep the ACP program going through December 2024 as part of a...

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