Washington, DC - Aug 7, 2008 - FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein will speak during the NAB Radio Show, held Sept. 17-19 in Austin, TX. A veteran of Washington, Commissioner Adelstein is expected to address a number of regulatory issues facing radio broadcasters, including the FCC's localism proceeding, HD Radio and low-power FM.
Adelstein worked for 15 years as a staff member in the United States Senate before joining the Commission in 2002. Prior to his service in the FCC, Adelstein spent seven years as a senior legislative aide, advising then U.S. Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle on telecommunications, financial services and other key issues. He also served as professional staff member to Senate Special Committee on Aging Chairman David Pryor.