Pai Statement on the Confirmation of Tom Wheeler and Mike O'Rielly
Federal Communications Commission
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
NEWS MEDIA CONTACT:October 30, 2013
Matthew Berry, 202-418-2005
STATEMENT OF COMMISSIONER AJIT PAI
ON SENATE CONFIRMATION OF TOM WHEELER AND MIKE O’RIELLY
TO SERVE ON THE FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSIONI congratulate Tom Wheeler and Mike O’Rielly on the Senate’s confirmation of their nominations
to serve on the Federal Communications Commission. The fresh perspectives and experience they bring
to the agency will assist our efforts to promote innovation and investment in the communications
marketplace. I look forward to working with Tom in his new role as Chairman and with Mike as a fellow
Commissioner as we confront the many challenging issues ahead. I also commend Chairwoman Clyburn
for her leadership of the agency over the course of the past several months.
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