A Testy Wednesday On Tap For Sohn, Davidson


WASHINGTON, D.C. — With the nomination of Jessica Rosenworcel to formally take the Chair of the FCC unchallenged, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation is expected to move forward with setting up a full Senate vote on President Biden’s pick to succeed Ajit Pai in a Committee markup session scheduled for Wednesday, December 1.

Once that markup concludes, get ready for some fireworks: Contentious FCC Commissioner nominee Gigi Sohn and National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information nominee Alan Davidson will be teed up for consideration.

Their nominations are be among the most politically polarized and heavily scrutinized in ages.

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