Senate To Hear Genachowski Nomination Tuesday
May 7, 2009 at 5:15 AM (PT)
The nomination of JULIUS GENACHOWSKI as FCC Chairman will be heard by the SENATE COMMERCE COMMITTEE on TUESDAY (5/12). The hearing will take place at 11a ET in the SENATE's RUSSELL OFFICE BUILDING.
The Commission has been operating with three commissioners while awaiting the confirmation of GENACHOWSKI and MIGNON CLYBURN to fill two Democratic seats. JONATHAN ADELSTEIN is scheduled to leave the Commission when GENACHOWSKI comes aboard; one Republican seat remains vacant and awaiting a nominee.