September 19, 2023      4:35 PM
Texas Broadband Now launches campaign to press for Proposition 8
The efforts seeks to make “Texas Safer, Smarter, and Healthier Through Broadband Access”
A group called Texas
Broadband Now on Tuesday launched its statewide campaign to support Proposition
9 on the statewide ballot in November.
"On November 7th,
Texas voters have a monumental opportunity: to approve a constitutional amendment
to establish a robust, long-term fund dedicated to advancing broadband and telecommunications
services," said Rep. Trent Ashby, who was of course ken in passage through
"It's not just an
investment in infrastructure, but a cornerstone for public safety and
educational excellence. A vote for Prop. 8 is a vote for a stronger, more
connected Texas,” Ashby said.
They’re holding a kickoff
event in Corpus Christi next week. The website for the group is here.