by Terence P. Jeffrey, CNSnews:
Speaking at a fundraising dinner held in Silicon Valley for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee on Thursday night, President Barack Obama said that the government should play a critical role in creating the nation’s “broadband” infrastructure—a role similar to the one the government plays in building roads and bridges.
“[G]overnment has a critical role to play in funding science and research, in creating the infrastructure–not only the old infrastructure of roads and bridges and ports, but the new infrastructure of smartgrids and broadband,” Obama said.
Broadband is the medium through which many Americans now get Internet access delivered to their homes and businesses.
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