U.S. Representative Tom O’Halleran, Arizona LD-1, came to Miami last week to talk about education, and the need for broadband took center stage.
The congressman was here for a Town Hall in the Miami Junior/Senior High School auditorium, along with area educators and representatives. School Principal Glen Lineberry served as host; he and O’Halleran were joined by Gila County School Superintendent Roy Sandoval, Miami Mayor Sammy Gonzales and Pima Unified School District Superintendent Sean Rickert.
“This is about having a conversation on education,” O’Halleran said. “Education has changed; we have to address that as soon as we can, and part of it is broadband. I’m on the Energy and Commerce Committee, which addresses broadband and communication issues in the United States. Early on, even before