Nomination Hearing - Jessica Rosenworcel to be FCC Commissioner

October 28, 2015


The Honorable Jessica Rosenworcel will provide testimony at a U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation confirmation hearing on Wednesday, October 28 at 10:00 a.m. On May 22, 2015, President Obama nominated Ms. Rosenworcel for a second five-year term as commissioner at the Federal Communications Commission. Ms. Rosenworcel’s first term was from May 2012-June 2015. She may remain in her current role as commissioner until December 31, 2016 while awaiting Senate confirmation for a second term.
Ms. Rosenworcel’s nomination questionnaire is available here.

The Honorable Jessica Rosenworcel, Commissioner, Federal Communications Commission
Hearing Details:
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
10:00 a.m.
Full Committee hearing
This hearing will take place in Senate Russell Office Building, Room 253. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on

For reporters interested in reserving a seat, please contact the press gallery:

• Periodical Press Gallery – 202-224-0265

• Radio/Television Gallery – 202-224-6421

• Press Photographers Gallery – 202-224-6548

• Daily Press Gallery – 202-224-0241

Individuals with disabilities who require an auxiliary aid or service, including closed captioning service for the webcast hearing, should contact Stephanie Gamache at 202-224-5511 at least three business days in advance of the hearing date.


Majority Statement

  • Chairman John Thune

Minority Statement

  • Bill Nelson

Witness Panel 1