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FCC defines broadband as 25/3 but USDA funds 4/1 – time to fix that?

According to The Hill, Senator Leahy is asking the Agriculture Department to rethink its definition of broadband based on the FCC’s new(ish) definition…

Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) on Wednesday called on the Agriculture Department to follow the FCCs lead and raise the standard for high-speed Internet for its rural broadband loan program.

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Artists of Choice Grant - UK

Kevin Spacey Foundation: Artists of Choice Grant

SUPPORTING EMERGING ARTISTS AND COMPANIES.

KSF Grants support emerging artists and companies, recognising them as KSF Artists of Choice. 105 more words

Performance

Illinois Roads Could Benefit from Potential $84.7M Windfall

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (AP) – Illinois transportation planners are awaiting details of how they could use a potential multi-million windfall for the state.

A spending bill approved by Congress in late 2015 contains a clause allowing unused transportation earmarks to be dispensed to states for related work. 223 more words

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Changes made to Children's Miracle Network funding distribution

WICHITA, Kansas – The Children’s Miracle Network (CMN) is known for helping families who have seriously sick children by paying for medications, equipment, or even travel expenses. 466 more words

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Ontario's Community Environment Fund Now Accepting Applications

The Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) is accepting applications from municipalities, First Nations and Métis communities, schools, colleges and universities, conservation authorities, incorporated not-for-profit organizations, and incorporated community groups for community-based projects funded by the Ontario Community Environment Fund (OCEF). 79 more words

Tips for Choosing the Right Investor for Your Business | Getentrepreneurial

Entrepreneurs needing the help of investors commonly feel compelled to take whatever money comes along, no matter who is offering it.

While funding is understandably critical to the successful operation of a startup, there are times when accepting money is the wrong decision for a company. 59 more words

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USDA Secretary Vilsack Announces $58.25 Million to Protect Agriculture and Plants from Pests and Diseases Through 2014 Farm Bill Section 10007

U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today announced that USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has allocated $58.25 million from Section 10007 of the 2014 Farm Bill. 510 more words

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