Common Cause Montana Factsheet: Citizen Political Enfranchisement and Information Access; Telecommunications Services in Rural and Remote Areas

November 24, 2008



This Common Cause Montana factsheet concerning internet access to rural and remote areas begins, 'By some measures, access to electronic media in Montana is on par with the rest of the nation. Statewide data regarding high-speed Internet penetration is comparable to the national penetration level, and Montana? citizens have other means of information access including wireless hot spots, schools and libraries equipped with Internet, locally owned low power FM stations and municipal web sites.'

READ: Common Cause Montana Factsheet: Citizen Political Enfranchisement and Information Access; Telecommunications Services in Rural and Remote Areas


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