• 5G Crisis

Meet Ajit Pai: FCC Chairman; Former Associate General Counsel for Verizon

Ajit Pai, the current Chairman of the FCC, served as Associate General Counsel for Verizon from 2001 – 2003 (meaning, he was an associate to Verizon's chief legal officer).

As we watch our FCC Commissioners continue to bulldoze over local and state control to streamline the 5G rollout (despite mounting public opposition), and continue to investigate their close ties with the wireless industry, we often wonder if they are more interested in helping out their telecom friends rather than protecting the people they serve.

Read more about Ajit Pai's background and ties to the wireless industry in this 2017 LA Times column here.

199 views0 comments