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No 5th FCC Commissioner Yet

No 5th FCC Commissioner Yet

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.