TITLE

Panel wants more bucks for info tech

AUTHOR(S)
McManigal
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Multichannel News;09/13/99, Vol. 20 Issue 38, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the high technology industry officials' support for United States (US) President Bill Clinton's plan to increase spending on information technology. Increased funding for broadband-infrastructure research; US House Appropriations Committee's assessment of the budget's chances of being approved.
ACCESSION #
2364153

 

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