WASHINGTON -- Upon learning of President Barack Obama's renomination of Robert McDowell to the Federal Communications Commission, NAB Executive Vice President Dennis Wharton issued the following statement:
"NAB salutes President Obama and congratulates Commissioner McDowell on today's announcement. We have deep respect for Commissioner McDowell. His good humor and open-minded approach to issues facing the Commission have served the public well, and we look forward to working with him during his second term."
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