Senate Confirms Genachowski, McDowell
June 25, 2009 at 7:50 PM (PT)
The Senate has voted to confirm JULIUS GENACHOWSKI as Chairman of the FCC and has approved the renomination of ROBERT MCDOWELL. Both appointments were confirmed THURSDAY evening by unanimous consent.
The confirmations now go to President OBAMA for his signature, after which the pair can be sworn in for new terms on the Commission.