Fox, Amazon to be Biggest Streaming Winners from Infrastructure Bill [Variety VIP]

Fox, Amazon to be Biggest Streaming Winners from Infrastructure Bill [Variety VIP]

By Gavin Bridge

November 16, 2021 | The new federal infrastructure bill, signed into law by President Biden on Nov. 15, includes $65 billion to expand broadband access across the nation.

This would make access to high-speed Internet a basic right across the United States — up to one third of the rural population can currently access the Internet only via dial-up — and many low-income families will continue to receive a government subsidy toward broadband access.

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