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Rosen Addresses NTIA Broadband Workshop, Discusses Need for Development and Connectivity in Nevada

RENO, NV – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, addressed the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) during a workshop hosted at the University of Nevada Reno (UNR). During her remarks, Senator Rosen discussed the need for better access to broadband.

“Having access to high-speed internet changes the world around us in more ways than we can imagine, but many communities across the Silver...

Rosen-backed Legislation Improving Broadband Data Passes Out of Commerce Committee

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Today, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation passed the Broadband Deployment Accuracy and Technological Availability (DATA) Act, bipartisan legislation co-sponsored by U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the committee.

“Nevadans in every corner of the state deserve access to a high speed broadband connection. In order to achieve this, we must have the most up-to-date mapping to ensure we can provide internet coverage to every rural and...

Rosen Applauds over $11 Million in DOT Infrastructure Grants for Nevada Airports

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, released the following statement applauding the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for awarding multiple Airport Improvement Program grants, totaling $11,626,321, to the state of Nevada.

“Nevada’s airports see tens of millions of visitors each year, helping drive our local economy,” said Senator Rosen. “These Department of Transportation grants will be...

Rosen Meets with Nevada Broadband Consortium

ELKO, NV --Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a Member of the Senate Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet, met with a working group dedicated to providing middle-mile telecommunications access to Elko County's residents.

“Nevadans in all corners of this state deserve access to quality broadband internet connections,” said Senator Rosen. “Our state, and particularly our rural regions, depend on reliable internet access to access...

Rosen, Cortez Masto Applaud Grants Awarded to The Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Jacky Rosen and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) released the following statement applauding news of a Department of Transportation (DOT) grant totaling over $115,000 awarded by the Federal Transit Administration to The Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe of Fallon, Nevada.

“This Department of Transportation grant will give The Fallon Paiute-Shoshone Tribe funding for tribal public transit services, providing access to work, health care, and other essential...