XM Satellite Radio has named Bill Bailey as senior VP, regulatory and government affairs.

XM Satellite Radio has named Bill Bailey as senior VP, regulatory and government affairs.

Bailey, formerly Commerce Committee Senior Counsel for Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., also served as senior advisor at the Commerce Department's National Telecommunications and Information Administration.

Bailey began his government service in 1996 with the Common Carrier Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission. After serving in a number of posts at the FCC, Bailey left government for legal and public affairs positions with two private telecom companies.

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