Genachowski to be formally nominated as FCC chair

February 2009
CED;Feb2009, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p8
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The article reports on the nomination of Julius Genachowski as chairman of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) in the U.S. Genachowski is a venture capitalist and graduated at the Harvard Law School together with President Barack Obama. He has worked with Supreme Court Justice David H. Souter and Chief Counsel Reed Hundt during the Clinton administration. Genachowski's nomination has been supported by various legislators including Representatives Rick Boucher and Ed Markey.


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