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.
Putin said it is "important" for the member states to help new comers to "quickly and efficiently" get used to the organization. PM Modi also expressed his gratitude towards the other member countries that supported India's membership to SCO.
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 .
After struggling in last year's NBA Finals , Curry has bounced back with some big-time performances this time around. According to Sam Amico of FOX Sports , several of Cleveland's players were " highly agitated " by the move.
In his testimony today before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Sessions - the U.S.'s chief law enforcement officer - told Sen. Speaking at a news conference, Ryan said he knows Mueller and his team and has confidence in his investigation.
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.
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.
She had so many answers today. "The first set I was well ahead and then I started making absolutely catastrophic decisions". Her best French Open showing was in 2002 when she lost to her sister Serena in the final.
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.
May earlier on Saturday lost her two closest aides as she struggled to reassert her leadership after a crushing election setback. It resulted in a surprise election victory for Edward Heath's Conservative party , defeating Harold Wilson's Labour party .
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.
Netanyahu: No interest in escalation over Gaza power spat
Over the years, Hamas has built a labyrinth of tunnels, some passing under the border into Israel in order to launch attacks. At the security cabinet session on Sunday, ministers decided Israel would not make up the shortfall, the officials said.
'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office
The North American opening for The Mummy had a weak start and its domestic revenue didn't cover the production costs. The film has a 93 percent Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes and an A CinemaScore from audiences.
Kyung Kim wins LPGA Classic
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.
Backed fighters thrust into Raqqa
Seized by the militants in early 2014, Raqqa became notorious as a hub for IS's operations in Syria, Iraq and beyond. The US and its partners train Syrian rebels there to fight IS.
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".
Apple adds simple Wi-Fi sharing in iOS 11
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.