Thomas Wheeler

  1. New FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler: 7 Things to Know

    November 04, 2013 12:02 PM EST On Monday in Washington, D.C., Thomas Wheeler will be sworn in as the Federal Communications Commission's 31st chairman since it was created in 1934. As is tradition, Wheeler was confirmed along with a Republican, Michael O'Reilly, a f ...

  2. Senate Poised To Confirm Thomas Wheeler As FCC Chairman

    October 29, 2013 5:01 PM EDT The U.S. Senate could confirm President Obama’s nominee Thomas Wheeler as soon as this week. The last impediment was removed Tuesday when Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) said he had met with Wheeler, and was lifting the hold he had put on any vote almos ...