October 26, 2021

Manchin Statement on Nomination of Jessica Rosenworcel to Lead Federal Communications Commission

Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) released the following statement in support of President Biden’s nomination of Acting Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Chair, Jessica Rosenworcel, for permanent FCC Chair.
“Jessica Rosenworcel is an excellent choice to lead the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Her qualifications and competency make her the best person to lead the FCC, at a time when we need it most. I am pleased President Biden has nominated her to lead this vital organization and have full faith in her ability to bring affordable, reliable broadband access to every West Virginian and American. Her leadership and experiences show how dedicated she is to ensuring the FCC helps everyone compete in the 21st Century. I look forward to voting for her confirmation.”