Statement from MPAA Chairman and CEO Charles Rivkin on FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn’s Announcement to Step Down

April 17, 2018

WASHINGTON – The following is a statement from Charles Rivkin, Chairman and CEO of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA), on the announcement from Commissioner Mignon Clyburn that she will step down from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

“The MPAA expresses appreciation for Commissioner Clyburn’s many years of public service. During her eight years at the FCC, Commissioner Clyburn promoted a greater understanding of the importance of connecting people and communities. We offer her our best wishes in her next chapter.”

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The Motion Picture Association of America, Inc. (MPAA) serves as the voice and advocate of the American motion picture, home video and television industries from its offices in Los Angeles and Washington, D.C. Its members include: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures; Paramount Pictures Corporation; Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc.; Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation; Universal City Studios LLC; and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.

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