WASHINGTON, D.C. -- National Association of Broadcasters President and CEO Gordon Smith issued the following statement today following an announcement that Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR) will serve as the next chairman of the House Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet.
"NAB congratulates Rep. Walden on being picked to serve as chair of the House Communications Subcommittee. Greg Walden is a remarkably gifted public servant steeped in the nuances of communications policy and broadcast-related issues. NAB welcomes the opportunity to work closely with incoming Subcommittee Chairman Walden, Vice Chair Lee Terry and House Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton in the new year and beyond."
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