The following statement can be attributed to NCTA President & CEO Michael Powell:

“NCTA extends its sincere congratulations to Jessica Rosenworcel and Ajit Pai for being nominated to serve as Commissioners at the Federal Communications Commission.  Both Jessica and Ajit share extensive telecommunications policy experience, a deep understanding of the agency that is informed by their prior service, and a profound appreciation for the continuing investment needed to promote innovation and sustain today’s dynamic and competitive telecommunications marketplace.  We look forward to working with each of them in their new capacities once confirmed by the Senate.”