FCC Commissioner now works for Comcast, after approving NBC merger

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FCC Commissioner now works for Comcast, after approving NBC merger.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/05/wytlj7.jpg[/newsimage]Meredith Attwell Baker, the now ex-FCC Commissioner, resigned her position for a more lucrative spot at cable TV provider Comcast. Starting in June, Baker will take over as the company's Senior Vice President of Government Affairs. It's the equivalent of switching from defense to offense: instead of making choices on how to best regulate media, she will now act as a liaison between government and business. The Texas native's new job won't move her too far from her former FCC office; both are based in Washington, D.C. And that may be the problem, say critics.


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