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Jessica Rosenworcel set to become first woman to lead FCC permanently

The Jerusalem Post 28 Oct 2021
Rosenworcel first worked at the FCC from 1999 to 2007 before returning in 2012 when she was named a commissioner by President Barack Obama ... Net neutrality rules, first adopted by the FCC during the Obama administration, were rolled back under Donald Trump ... focus of hers at the FCC.

US-China relations vacillate between hope and despair

Asiatimes 28 Oct 2021
In that punitive direction, on Tuesday, the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to revoke authorization for China Telecom’s US subsidiary to operate in the US, citing national security concerns. China Telecom’s America spokesperson said the FCC’s decision was ...

Connected Nation applauds designation of Jessica Rosenworcel as FCC Chair, Gigi Sohn as new FCC Commissioner, Alan Davidson as head of NTIA

PR Newswire 27 Oct 2021
27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Tom Ferree, Chairman & CEO of Connected Nation, issued the following statement congratulating Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Acting Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel, Gigi Sohn, and Alan Davidson on their appointments to FCC and NTIA leadership positions..

Biden nominates Rosenworcel for chair of FCC, Sohn for commissioner spot

ZDNet 27 Oct 2021
If chosen, Rosenworcel would be the first woman ever to hold the position ... .

Biden to nominate Rosenworcel as first female FCC chair in US

Bradenton Herald 27 Oct 2021
WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced he will nominate Jessica Rosenworcel, the acting leader of the Federal Communications Commission, to become the first woman to serve as permanent ... .

Louisiana officials join FCC to discuss power and telecom improvements after Hurricane Ida

The Daily Advertiser 27 Oct 2021
"I think we made some progress since Hurricane Michael [in 2018], but I have heard mixed stories about Hurricane Ida," said FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr ... .

FCC kicks China Telecom out of United States

ZDNet 27 Oct 2021
Chinese telco given 60 days to stop providing domestic and international services ... .

FCC bans China Telecom from operating in U.S. rekindling tensions with Beijing

Japan Times 27 Oct 2021
Beijing-based China Telecom is one of the largest phone companies in China and the second-largest wireless carrier in the country, with 370 million subscribers ... .