Texas Broadband Now is encouraging Texans ti for Proposition 8.
Proposition 8 would create Texas Broadband Infrastructure and fast-track Broadband expansion.
Next-generation 9-1-1 technology will help to enhance emergency number services, providing faster systems.
TBN notes that Proposition 8 will improve healthcare by improving telemedicine and telehealth programs, especially in underserved areas, and reducing the time and distance burden to access quality care.
It will also enable easier sharing of medical records among healthcare providers.
According to Texas Broadband Now, Proposition 8 would use $1.5 billion from the $32 billion state budget and passed the Texas Legislature with overwhelmingly positive votes