Rockefeller Sets Wheeler Hearing for June 18

Republican nominee yet to be named 6/11/2013 05:32:59 PM Eastern

Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. Va.) announced Tuesday that the nomination hearing for FCC chair nominee Tom Wheeler will take place on June 18.

The president has yet to nominate a replacement for Republican Robert McDowell. Both will have to be vetted and voted by the Senate Commerce Committee before a full Senate vote.

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