Republican senators have placed a hold blocking Jonathan Adelstein’s nomination as FCC commissioner from coming to a vote in the Senate Judiciary Committee. That’s in retaliation for the Democrats blocking two Republicans from seats on the federal bench. Senate Minority Leader Trent Lott, R-Miss., tells the Wall Street Journal it’s unlikely Adelstein’s nomination will pass before the 107th session of Congress ends.
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FCC Media Bureau Extends Deadlines for 2018 Quadrennial Review
Groups, including NAB, MMTC, ask for additional time due to rapidly changing media landscape