House Republicans Call for Audit of USDA Broadband Program

Government Technology: A group of House Republicans has asked the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to audit the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Broadband ReConnect Program, which doled out more than $600 million in fiscal year 2020 for broadband infrastructure in local areas.

The request to GAO was made via letter two days ago. Several members of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce signed the letter.

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