Does Rural America Really Need Billions in Federal Broadband Funds?

Experts are increasingly skeptical that Washington will allocate enough infrastructure money to wire rural America with high-speed internet. But SpaceX satellites, 5G wireless, and other new tech could still bring broadband to remote regions.

A Falcon 9 SpaceX heavy rocket lifts off from pad 39A at the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Feb. 6.
AP Photo/Terry Renna

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