NCTA said it is dead end; Public Knowledge calls it critical step
Signal they are starting points, not end points, in clarifying FCC authority over 'net access
Combo will either be job- and competition-killing consolidator or bigger disruptor and job creator
Has been active on high-tech, net-neutrality issues
Pledges to work with Dems
Had been chair when GOP held those posts
Says only thing that has fallen is their credibility
Issue is top of mind in D.C.