Rosenworcel, a Democrat, was re-nominated by Obama in January of 2017 to serve another term, after Senate lawmakers failed to extend her term before Congress adjourned at the end of previous year.
AT&T also praised the nomination, noting Rosenworcel's "considerable intellect". Pai's term technically expired in June 2016, but the FCC's rules allow him to stay until the end of 2017.
Chairman Ajit Pai has used the occasion of a Republican majority to dramatically re-cast a proceeding governing business data services, to reverse broadband privacy rules, and to begin the process or reconsidering the Obama-administration agency's net neutrality regulations, as well as other measures.
Broadband and cable lobbyists including the premier cable trade group NCTA, whose members include Comcast and Fox, congratulated Rosenworcel. Two seats are presently open on the panel, one for each party, and it is widely rumored that FCC General Counsel BRENDAN CARR will be nominated for the open Republican slot to maintain the G.O.P.'s majority.
Trump, however, inexplicably withdrew Rosenworcel's nomination on February 28, raising questions as to which side of the aisle her replacement would come from. Her term expires June 30, but she could continue to serve until the congressional session ends.
"Sen. [John] Thune is pleased to see Jessica Rosenworcel's nomination moving forward", said a spokesman for the Senate Commerce Committee. "We look forward to working together with the administration to tackle some of the most pressing issues facing our industry, including finding additional licensed and unlicensed spectrum".
"This appointment rights a wrong, because she deserved confirmation a year ago, and should have been sitting on the Commission all along", Georgetown Law lecturer Andrew Schwartzman, an attorney who specializes in media and telecommunications policy, said in a statement provided to Ars.
She also publicly supported the Digital Learning Equity Act in 2015, a piece of legislation that would have enabled low-income families and students to access critical education technology through the construction of broadband infrastructure in community centers, libraries and non-profits.
That was the lone bogey, and Kim parred in for her first win since the 2016 Reignwood LPGA Classic last September. Ryu had four straight bogeys in a 74 that left her tied for 98th - and in danger of missing the cut.
The Prime Minister lost her majority and Ukip lost its leader in a disastrous General Election for both parties. May's Conservatives won 318 seats in the election, falling short of the 326 required for an absolute majority.
Trump has condemned the stabbing, writing Monday on Twitter: "The violent attacks in Portland on Friday are unacceptable". Best fell to the floor and at least two men rushed over to start CPR, Rachel Macy, a witness told the Oregonian .
The General Synod of the Scottish Episcopal Church has voted in favour of allowing gay couples to marry in church. The Church of Scotland and the Roman Catholic Church opposed Britain's decision to allow same-sex marriages.
Last night, Obama and Trudeau shared on a romantic dinner while Obama was in Montreal to give a speech to the Chamber of Commerce. He backed the Paris accord and gave his support, despite, a "temporary absence" of American leadership and support.
Murray could not hold his following service game either, and a perfectly-hit inside-out forehand gave Wawrinka the second set. Murray slipped 0-5 and triple break down in the final set, a harsh indicator of the sudden shift in the balance of power.
George certainly married up!' Nick Clooney's comments emerge hours after Amal's parents publicly gushed about their grandchildren. Nick added that George is more than OK with handling diaper duty! "They are absolutely lovely ".
The Playstation 4 console was launched in 2013 and it is not only the one but they even released the PS4 Pro after that . The official Youtube video of the PlayStation Plus June 2017 has also come to the notice of the fans.
With no disappointments, Apple has added lots of features in its latest iOS 11 that focuses more on productivity. Throw some FLACs in iCloud Drive or whatever and you can play them back directly on the device in Files.
Cowell and his fellow judges - Heidi Klum , Melanie "Mel B" Brown and Howie Mandel - gave Harvey a standing ovation. When she walked on stage, she needed to have an interpreter so she could understand what the judges were saying.
OPEC Pumping Record Amounts of Oil
Looking at anticipated growth in global oil demand this year, OPEC reiterated its forecast of 1.27 million barrels per day (bpd). Producers hedge by buying a variety of financial options to secure a minimum price for crude and safeguard future production.
Teacher suspended after pro-Trump yearbook photos altered
He said this censorship is "insane", and he's calling for all the yearbooks to be reissued with the photos and quote intact. She added that the senior class president's quote by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was included.
Ben Affleck and Val Kilmer lead tributes to Adam West
Without Adam West as Batman , we never get Christopher Reeves as Superman, Lou Ferrigno as The Hulk or the 1970s Spider-Man show. Ward, 71, told the BBC that the two had enjoyed "an unbelievable friendship", describing the actor as "a lot of fun".
Wig out: Hicks long ball finds Judge's fans
If all went well, Showalter said, Castillo would be activated from the DL before Saturday night's game at Yankee Stadium. Since his call up he has pitched to a 2-1 record (three starts, four appearances) with a 3.76 ERA and 27 strikeouts.
Man investigated in death of child points to his wife
The two daughters had a "significant amount of scars and bruises on their bodies", Spencer said in an interview Thursday. The girl's mother contacted police from a woman's shelter, where she said she had gone to seek refuge from her husband.