TITLE

Furchtgott-Roth believes Powell could reform FCC without congressional oversight

AUTHOR(S)
Weaver, Heather Forsgren
PUB. DATE
February 2001
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;2/19/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 8, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites the statements made by out-going United States Federal Communications Commissioner (FCC) Harold Furchtgott-Roth on the significant role to be played by appointed FCC Chairman Michael Powell in reforming the agency.
ACCESSION #
4138162

 

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