• Ajit Pai Named FCC Chairman
  • March 8, 2017 | Author: Wesley K. Wright
  • Law Firm: Keller and Heckman LLP - Washington Office
  • President Trump named Ajit Pai Chairman of the FCC on January 23, 2017. In his first week as Chairman, Pai selected his advisors and named chiefs of the FCC’s bureaus and offices, and began meeting with stakeholders. Closing the digital divide is emerging as a top priority for Chairman Pai. In other appointment news, President Trump's designated current Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen as Acting FTC Chairman.