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Sources: Senate Commerce Looking to Schedule FCC Oversight Hearing

June 18 date has been discussed, but may not work
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According to multiple industry sources, the Senate Commerce Committee has been trying to pencil in an FCC oversight hearing for June 18, though there might be a scheduling conflict on the FCC's end.

The witness list would include at least FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, and perhaps a Republican (likely senior Republican Ajit Pai if only one), or even all five commissioners.

Wheeler was the lone witness at a House Communications Subcommittee oversight hearing May 20, where network neutrality was a big topic of discussion. It is likely to be the same in the Senate Commerce Committee if that penciled-in meeting gets written in pen.

A committee spokesperson was unavailable for comment at press time.

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