STATEMENT OF COMMISSIONER MICHAEL J. COPPS ON HIS DESIGNATION AS ACTING FCC CHAIR JANUARY 22, 2009
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STATEMENT OF COMMISSIONER MICHAEL J. COPPS
ON HIS DESIGNATION AS ACTING FCC CHAIR
JANUARY 22, 2009I am honored to be designated today as Acting Chairman of the FCC.
I thank President Obama for his confidence in me and for this opportunity to serve. I
know that I have a truly gifted and terrific team to work with. I pledge every effort I am capable
of to help steer the Commission through its current transition to new leadership.
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