House E&C Postpones Organizational Meeting

The House Energy & Commerce Committee has postponed its organizational meeting from Friday, Jan. 9, to Tuesday, Jan. 13, at 1 p.m.

A committee spokesperson cited scheduling issues.

That is the meeting at which the committee adopts procedural rules, formally names committee members, chairs and vice chairs, and adopts the resolution establishing its jurisdiction, which includes the FCC and communications issues.

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Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.