03.16.05

Statement by Senator Richard Burr Regarding the President’s Announcement of Kevin Martin as Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission:

"I'm proud Kevin Martin, a native of Weddington, has been designated the next Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission. Kevin has served on the Commission at a time of great change and uncertainty. In his new role at the FCC, I know he will help move the telecommunications industry forward in the 21st century. I look forward to working with him."