Money for broadband expansion

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(ABC 6 News) – Many consider broadband access a necessity, rather than a luxury.

Now, a historic investment was made possible using federal funds from the American Rescue plan getting more than 33 thousand Minnesota homes and business connected to high-speed internet.

ABC 6 News anchor Laura Lea spoke with Senator Tina Smith about this investment and what it means for rural Minnesota.