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NARUC Congratulates Rosenworcel and Carr on FCC Confirmations

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For Immediate Release: August 4, 2017

Contact: Regina L. Davis, 202-988-9382,


NARUC Congratulates Rosenworcel and Carr on FCC Confirmations

WASHINGTON—The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners issued the following statement acknowledging the Senate confirmation of Jessica Rosenworcel and Brendan Carr as new commissioners at the Federal Communications Commission. 

“NARUC congratulates Jessica Rosenworcel and Brendan Carr on their confirmation to the FCC by the Senate. They both have extensive knowledge of communications issues and will be important voices in the coming deliberations. NARUC looks forward to continuing the close working relationship between State public utility commissions and the FCC on areas of shared interest, such as universal service, Next Generation 911, competition and consumer protection.”

Commissioner Paul Kjellander, Idaho

Chairman, NARUC Committee on Telecommunications



NARUC is a non-profit organization founded in 1889 whose members include the governmental agencies that are engaged in the regulation of utilities and carriers in the fifty States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. NARUC's member agencies regulate telecommunications, energy, and water utilities. NARUC represents the interests of State public utility commissions before the three branches of the Federal government.