Policy

Rockefeller Sets Wheeler Hearing for June 18

Republican FCC Nominee Yet To Be Named 6/11/2013 1:11 PM Eastern
 

Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. Va.) announced Tuesday that he has set June 18 for the nomination hearing for FCC chair nominee Tom Wheeler.

The President has yet to nominate a replacement for Republican Robert  McDowell. Both will have to be vetted and voted by the Senate Commerce Committee before a full Senate vote.

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