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[Op-Ed] Bountiful Why should Sen. Gex Williams tell Frankfort what kind of broadband network it should have?

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State Sen. Gex Williams wants Frankfort to sell its broadband network.

The following Op-Ed was published in the Lexington Herald Leader.

What do you call legislation forcing the sale of an extremely popular and affordable community-owned broadband network? A solution in search of a problem. That describes a bill proposed by Kentucky State Senator Gex Williams that would force the Frankfort Plant Board (FPB) to sell or transfer its telecommunications business to a private entity, which will almost certainly be from outside the state... (read more)



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