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Chairman's Statement on the Passing of Senator Daniel Inouye

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Released: December 17, 2012

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December 17, 2012
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STATEMENT FROM FCC CHAIRMAN JULIUS GENACHOWSKI

ON THE PASSING OF SENATOR DANIEL INOUYE

"Today we lost a great American hero. Daniel Inouye's powerful life story is about courage, conviction,
and service. Getting to know Senator Inouye has been a unique privilege for me and my family, with
whom Senator Inouye showed uncommon generosity of spirit. We mourn his passing. His inspiration
will be widespread and enduring."
-FCC-

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