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Donald Trump plans to nominate sitting Republican FCC commissioner Ajit Pai as the agency’s new chairman, Politico reported today, citing industry sources. If so he would replace outgoing Democrat Tom Wheeler, whose run as the head of the government body overseeing the communications industry officially ended today.
Pai is an Obama nominee who has been an FCC commissioner for the past three-plus years. Pai met with Trump on Monday.
He would front an agency currently…