Research by CostQuest Associates is beginning to reveal that Federal Communications Commission (FCC) data on broadband connectivity is very inaccurate. For example, the research found that Missouri and Virginia up to 38 percent of rural homes and business that the FCC counts as having broadband access actually do not. That's more than 445,000 unconnected homes and businesses that the FCC would call "served" under its current system. The findings for those two states suggest that its likely millions of homes across the country have been wrongly counted as being served by broadband.
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