FCC chairman announces his resignation

Genachowski is being praised for his focus on broadband and spectrum issues

By Grant Gross and Stephen Lawson, IDG News Service |  Government

Genechowski had a strong focus on broadband, added Jim Cicconi, AT&T's vice president of external and legislative affairs. The chairman identified a spectrum crisis and helped push for legislation that will lead to the incentive spectrum auctions, Cicconi said in a statement. Genachowski's accomplishments "are going to leave a lasting imprint on communications policy in the United States," he said.

Grant Gross covers technology and telecom policy in the U.S. government for The IDG News Service. Follow Grant on Twitter at GrantGross. Grant's e-mail address is grant_gross@idg.com.

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