Statement of Michael Powell, President & CEO, NCTA – The Internet & Television Association Regarding Rebecca Slaughter Being Named Acting Chair of the FTC

“We congratulate Commissioner Slaughter on being named Acting Chair of the FTC. Commissioner Slaughter has been a passionate advocate for ensuring that American consumers are safeguarded by our nation’s consumer protection laws and that the FTC has the necessary resources to be an effective agency. We look forward to working with Acting Chair Slaughter and the FTC in the months ahead.”