By John Eggerton, Multichannel News, 5-18-21

The White House Tuesday was promoting the American Jobs Plan infrastructure package’s $100 billion for universal broadband as a big investment in cybersecurity.

That was part of a fact sheet the White House issued early Tuesday (May 18) as the President tries to drum up support, both on the Hill and among the public at large, for his legislative package.

Combined with President Biden’s May 12 executive order on cybersecurity, the Administration said, The Jobs Plan’s funding of “affordable, reliable, high-speed broadband” will also be a historic investment in network security.  » Read More