WASHINGTON, D.C. -- In response to today's passage by the House Energy & Commerce Committee on FCC process reform legislation, the following statement may be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:
"NAB appreciates the efforts of the House Energy & Commerce Committee on reaching a bipartisan agreement and passing FCC process reform legislation. This bill is an important step in helping broadcasters carry out their mission to serve the public interest by making the FCC more efficient. NAB looks forward to working with the Committee and all stakeholders on ensuring the FCC can perform its duties in an expeditious and data-driven manner."
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