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Rural Telecom Subsidies Jeopardized

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Rural Telecom Subsidies Jeopardized

Rural Telecom Subsidies Jeopardized

Rural Telecom Subsidies Jeopardized

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A funding crisis is affecting the federal program that subsidizes telephone service in rural areas, and Internet access for schools, libraries and medical clinics. NPR's Howard Berkes reports.