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RAW VIDEO: Technology, Internet to Be Integrated in Schools: Obama

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February 4, 2014
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President Barack Obama announces the FCC, along with various tech companies, will connect schools with high speed broadband and technology within the next few years. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters


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