CEA Applauds Renomination of FCC Commissioner Clyburn
Arlington, VA – 06/07/2012 – The following statement can be attributed to Gary Shapiro, president and CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)®, regarding President Barack Obama’s renomination of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioner Mignon Clyburn.
“Commissioner Clyburn is a thoughtful and engaged public servant who enthusiastically embraces new technologies and understands the benefits they bring to all consumers. We look forward to continuing our work with her as she embarks on a new term at the FCC. We urge the Senate to move forward quickly with Commissioner Clyburn’s confirmation.”
About the Consumer Technology Association
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is the preeminent trade association promoting growth in the $195 billion U.S. consumer electronics industry. More than 2,000 companies enjoy the benefits of CEA membership, including legislative advocacy, market research, technical training and education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CEA also owns and produces the International CES – The Global Stage for Innovation. All profits from CES are reinvested into CEA’s industry services. Find CEA online at www.CE.org, www.DeclareInnovation.com and through social media.
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