The National Association of Broadcasters has named Ray Baum VP of government relations, reporting to EVP Curtis LeGeyt.
Baum had been senior policy adviser to the House Energy & Commerce Committee.
He started as a Communications Subcommittee staffer under chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.)--Baum was a former commission on the Oregon Public Utility Commission---and later expanded his purview to the full committee as chief strategist on telecom and tech.
He is also a former member of the Oregon Legislature.
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