Topic: Sen. Maria Cantwell

Senate Dems Keep Heat on FCC in Clyburn Nomination Hearings Senator threatens to pass resolution of disapproval if rules are weakened

Senate Dems threatened to pass a resolution of disapproval over the Federal Communications Commission’s media ownership rules, currently under circulation at the agency. The threat came from Sen. Maria Cantwell…

December 4, 2012, 4:56 PM EST

Senate Dems Blast FCC Draft to Relax Media Ownership Rules Letters follow outcry from public interest groups

Federal Communications Commission chairman Julius Genachowski is catching a lot of flak inside the Beltway for how he's handling a draft order of media ownership rules. Rather than holding a…

November 30, 2012, 5:00 PM EST