News - December 7, 2021
INCOMPAS Congratulates FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel on Senate Confirmation
WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 7, 2021) –The United States Senate has confirmed Jessica Rosenworcel, as the first permanent Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission.
In response, INCOMPAS CEO Chip Pickering released the following statement:
“Jessica Rosenworcel is a proven leader who takes on big challenges with substance, vision and grace. A hero to parents, children and open internet advocates, Chairwoman Rosenworcel has proven to be an inclusive and thoughtful leader who leans on new ideas to move our networks into a better future. Her insistence that the E-Rate program be open to competition transformed schools and communities around the nation.
“On behalf of INCOMPAS we wish to congratulate her on this great honor, and historic moment for her family. We look forward to continuing to work with Chairwoman Rosenworcel to promote, protect and expand competition policy at the FCC.”
**INCOMPAS also released a video highlighting her comments during the Senate confirmation hearing on the importance of public safety, universal service and competition.