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  • Ex-Tech Company Owner Pleads Guilty in E-Rate Program Scam - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    Ex-Tech Company Owner Pleads Guilty in E-Rate Program Scam

    A former owner of an Illinois-based technology company has pleaded guilty to participating in a conspiracy to defraud the federal E-Rate program, the Justice Department announced this week. Tyrone Pipkin, a former co-owner of Global Networking Technologies Inc. pleaded guilty earlier this week to conspiring to defraud the E-Rate program. Court document say Pipkin participated […] More

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    E-Rate Program Defrauder Pleads Guilty

    A Michigan businessman has pleaded guilty to wire fraud in connection with the federal E-Rate program, an initiative launched by the Federal Communications Commission to provide subsidies to economically disadvantaged schools and libraries. Jeremy R. Sheets pleaded guilty to a charge of wire fraud in connection with the E-Rate program funding applications of two school […] More

  • FCC: Faster Broadband Needed for Schools, Libraries - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    FCC: Faster Broadband Needed for Schools, Libraries

    The Federal Communications Commission yesterday released a report on the state of broadband connectivity at schools and libraries receiving funds from the federal E-rate program, revealing that both need  faster broadband. The report is based on data from a survey examining the success and challenges related to broadband use faced by schools and libraries. The […] More

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