Obama nominates Mignon Clyburn to second FCC term – The Hill’s Hillicon Valley

President Obama nominated Mignon Clyburn on Wednesday to serve a second term as a commissioner on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

Clyburn is the daughter of Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.), the third-ranking Democrat in the House. The Senate unanimously confirmed the nomination for her first term in July 2009.

Mignon Clyburn is known as a liberal on the five-member commission and is a vocal advocate for media diversity.

via Obama nominates Mignon Clyburn to second FCC term – The Hill’s Hillicon Valley.

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