Federal broadband-access program is under scrutiny

02/12/2013 | New York Times (tiered subscription model), The

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 inspector general says the government may not be able to adequately monitor the program.

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