Legislative Leadership Series

Broadband Access and the Digital Divide

Wednesday, August 26, 2020 2:00 pm EDT

This panel will talk about broadband access and the need to close the digital divide, especially in the AAPI community. Advocates and industry partners will come together to discuss the importance of broadband access for communities of color, rural, and low-income communities, and current efforts to move this conversation forward, especially in light of COVID-19.

Opening Remarks By:

  • Rep. Grace Meng (NY-06)


  • Beth Fujimoto, AT&T 
  • Chan Park, Microsoft
  • Albert Shen, Verizon
  • Linda Shim, Comcast
  • John C. Yang, Asian Americans Advancing Justice | AAJC

Moderator: Nisha Ramachandran, APAICS

Sponsored by: AT&T, Comcast, Microsoft, and Verizon

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