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A spike in concern surrounding the Confederate flag led to a flurry of activity in state legislatures beginning in late June, but many of the measures introduced were resolutions and few have been passed. Much of this activity was South Carolina-focused, after Governor Nikki Haley on June 23 called for the removal of the flag […]
Most people in the United States purchase internet and television services from major broadband providers such as Comcast, Cox, RCN, and Verizon; however, some municipalities, for varying reasons, have built their own broadband networks to serve their communities. Chattanooga, TN and Bristol, VA are commonly cited examples of municipal broadband networks in the US. Municipal […]
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted 3-2 last month to move ahead with its proposal for modified rules on internet traffic, which would preserve net neutrality but leave the door open for “fast lanes” of faster internet content delivery for companies that can pay. The new proposed rules are subject to a public comment period […]
Congress aimed to save billions by cutting food stamp benefits, but the states are saying: Not so fast.
Finding a local brewery just got a whole lot easier, especially if you live on the West Coast. Last year, roughly 3,700 new brewery permits were issued across the United States, a large increase over the number of 2012 permits. One third of those new brewery permits were issued in just four states: California, Washington, […]