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FCC commissioner McDowell to step down

Thursday 21 March 2013 | 08:56 CET | News
Robert McDowell has announced to step down from the US Federal Communications Commission. He will step down in a few weeks, after nearly seven years as a commissioner. He was first appointed by President George W. Bush in 2006 and later re-appointed by President Barack Obama in 2009. McDowell did not say what his future plans are. FCC chairman Julius Genachowski also announced the departure of hits chief counsel and senior legal advisor, Sherrese Smith.

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