The Senate Commerce Committee on Thursday voted to approve the nomination of Robert McDowell to a Republican seat at the Federal Communications Commission. If Mr. McDowell is confirmed by the full Senate as the FCC’s fifth commissioner, he will give FCC Chairman Kevin Martin a Republican majority at the agency. Mr. McDowell is senior VP and assistant general counsel for the trade group CompTel in Washington.
McDowell Nomination to FCC Approved by Senate Committee
Mar 16, 2006 • Post A Comment