Mobile Future

Statement: Nomination of Brendan Carr to Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, President Trump announced his intention to nominate Brendan Carr, current General Counsel of the Federal Communications Commission, to serve as an FCC Commissioner. The following statement on this announcement can be attributed to Robert M. McDowell, Chief Public Policy Adviser for Mobile Future:

“On behalf of Mobile Future, I congratulate my friend Brendan Carr on being nominated to serve as a Commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). Brendan’s broad and deep expertise on wireless legal and policy issues will be a tremendous asset to the FCC as it pursues a forward-looking agenda focused on ensuring that America remains the world leader in mobile communications.  Freeing up more spectrum and removing unnecessary barriers that delay the deployment of the infrastructure needed for cutting-edge 5G technologies are essential to spurring the American economy.  Brendan has an ideal background and regulatory philosophy to produce policies that will bring positive and constructive change to the benefit of all Americans.”