Federal broadband-access program is under scrutiny

The Commerce Department has put $594 million in grants in limbo after receiving complaints about widespread waste and duplication in the disbursal of funds from its $4 billion Broadband Technology Opportunities Program, part of President Barack Obama's 2009 economic stimulus plan. The agency's in...

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