The Internet provides practically infinite economic and educational opportunities for users throughout the world. In our increasingly digital society, one’s ability to utilize the Internet bears greatly on their potential for individual success and upward mobility. Though high-speed Internet has propelled the 21st
century economy forward, it hasn’t taken every American along with it. Across our country, 24 million people lack access to high speed Internet
, and millions of low-income families simply can’t afford it.