Jessica Rosenworcel Wins Full Senate Nomination


It’s official.

Despite vocal opposition from such Senate Republicans as Mitch McConnell and John Thune, the FCC has its first official woman to serve as its Chair.

In a Roll Call vote convened by the full Senate at 11:30am Tuesday, Jessica Rosenworcel‘s nomination to remain a Member of the FCC — allowing her to remove the “acting” title from her business cards — was approved.

It was hardly smooth sailing for Rosenworcel, who has already exited the Commission once, only to be nominated by former President Trump in a move allowing her to return to the agency.

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