Ness Gets Recess Renewal

Hearn, Ted
January 2001
Multichannel News;01/01/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p6
Reports that President Bill Clinton has given Federal Communications Commission (FCC) member Susan Ness a recess appointment to allow her to continue to serve. Prepared statement of Ness about the extension of her term; White House statement on Clinton's decision; FCC chairman William Kennard's attitude towards the scheduled end of his term in the office.


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