Dr. Ruiz’s Tribal Broadband Deployment Act signed into law

Ruiz’s second bill to be signed into law this year helping communities in the 36th Congressional District Photo courtesy of the office of Congressman Raul Ruiz, M.D.Rep. Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-CA). ■ Chronicle News Service On March 23, Rep. Raul Ruiz, M.D. (CA-36) announced that his bill, the Tribal Broadband Deployment Act, was signed into law. H.R. 5007, the Tribal Broadband Deployment Act was included in H.R. 1625, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2018, which funds the government through Sept. 31, 2018. The bill requires the FCC to help bring broadband internet to unserved tribal lands, making it easier to also improve connectivity for surrounding rural communities such as those in the

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