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  1. No, NTIA’s Approach to BEAD’s Low-cost Option Requirement Is Not Rate Regulation

    By Jessica Dine From the onset of the BEAD program, it has been clear that the buildouts it funds must include a low-cost option for those who need it. The rationale is clear: Billions of dollars spent on new networks for services that disproportionately offline populations can’t