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Roberto Gallardo

Roberto Gallardo is director of the Purdue Center for Regional Development at Purdue University.
State & Local

COVID-19 lockdowns expose the digital have-nots in rural areas – here’s which policies can get them connected

Many state governments are taking an active role in trying to connect more rural communities to high-speed internet, whether it’s by incentivizing providers to serve rural areas or creating dedicated offices aimed at helping more people get online.