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Chairman Genachowski Statement on Passing Of Mike Wallace

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Released: April 9, 2012

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This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action.
See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).

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April 9, 2012
Neil Grace, 202-418-0506
Email: neil.grace@fcc.gov

STATEMENT FROM FCC CHAIRMAN JULIUS GENACHOWSKI

ON THE PASSING OF MIKE WALLACE

“For more than half a century, Mike Wallace used the power of broadcasting to report and deliver some
of the most important news stories of our time. He made an indelible mark, enriching not only the field of
broadcast journalism for future generations, but also the lives of the millions of Americans who watched
him each week. My deepest sympathies go out to his family and loved ones at this difficult time.”
-- FCC --

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