Tag Archives: Recovery Act

Hughes Books Lucrative Recovery Act Broadband Program Contract

Hughes Network Systems (NASDAQ: HUGH) won a $58.7 million to provide high-speed satellite Internet service under The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and administered  by the Department of Agriculture’s Rural Utilities Service (RUS). According to the firm, “this award is part of the government’s investments in broadband projects …

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Recovery Act: Website Shows ‘Where the Money Goes’

In keeping with President Obama’s commitment to government transparency, the Office of Management and Budget has announced a new website dedicated to showing exactly where American tax dollars are being spent. Under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act two websites will display funds received and spent from the US government. Participants will ultimately submit to Federalreporting.gov and the published reports …

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