In today's FCC Daily, the announcement that Meredith Attwell Baker was sworn in as the 5th FCC Commissioner, there was a notice that $900 Million was left over from the E-Rate fund.
SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES UNIVERSAL SERVICE SUPPORT MECHANISM. ** Carried forward $900 million in unused funds from the schools and libraries universal service support mechanism to increase E-rate disbursements for funding year 2009. (Dkt No. 02-6 ). Action by: Acting Chief, Wireline Competition Bureau. Adopted: 07/31/2009 by ORDER. (DA No. 09-1734).
Are all the schools and libraries in your area providing Internet Access, URL Filtering, email access??