Thune to lead subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet

WASHINGTON (KSFY) - Sen. John Thune has been tabbed to oversee a subcommittee in matters relating to 5G.

The senator has been selected to lead the Communications, Technology, Innovation and the Internet Subcommittee.

The subcommittee is apart of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation.

Thune said he looks forward to encouraging 5G deployment, along with a better quality of rural broadband throughout South Dakota and across the nation.