Broadband, Bertha, and Seattle’s Groundhog Day

In his latest video commentary Beacon Hill comedian Brett Hamil calls out Mayor Murray for not sticking his neck out for a city-run broadband network, and examines why the “Viaduct Doom Portal” is the mayor’s gift that keeps on giving.

Citations and sources: City of Seattle broadband feasibility studyUpgrade Seattle’s response to studyObama says internet is a utilityKshama Sawant on municipal broadbandJohn Roderick on municipal broadbandChattanooga’s city-run networkCost of Bertha per dayState pulls plug on independent review panelComcast and CenturyLink donate to Murray campaign

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