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Keep Americans Connected

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In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, many Americans are facing difficulties accessing the Internet. Federal Communication Commission (FCC) announced the Keep Americans Connected Pledge to keep broadband service and network disruptions at a minimum. Dozens of US broadband service providers have pledged for the next 60 days to:

  1. Not terminate service to any residential or small business customers because of their inability to pay their bills due to the disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic;
  2. Waive any late fees that any residential or small business customers incur because of their economic circumstances related to the coronavirus pandemic, and
  3. Open its Wi-Fi hotspots to any American who need them.

Major Carriers are Offering:

Over 390 companies and associations have signed the pledge to Keep Americans Connected. For more information and  full list here.

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