State should have info about broadband access, quality of service

In summary

SB 28 would provide two important tools to force transparency and ensure accountability from broadband internet providers.

By Anna Caballero, Special to CalMatters

State Sen. Anna Caballero, a Democrat from Salinas, represents California’s 12th Senate District.

If we learned anything from COVID, it is that high-speed internet service is vital. We need broadband for commerce, education, health, social connections and entertainment.

All Californians need access to real high-speed internet, similar to our need for energy and water. However, one thing remains clear: the state does not know enough about broadband access, or the quality of services.

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