Honors

2016 Honorees

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Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee Fred Upton (R-MI) received the 2016 Wireless Champion Award for his leadership on spectrum policy, including the Commercial Spectrum Enhancement Act and the broadcast incentive auction.

 

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Ranking Member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee Frank Pallone (D-NJ) received the 2016 Mobile Life Award to recognize his long-standing support of policies that promote innovation in Americans’ use of mobile services.


PREVIOUS HONOREES

2016
Representative Frank Pallone (D-NJ)
Representative Fred Upton (R-MI)

2015
Senator John Thune (R-SD)
2014
FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler
2013
Senator Jay Rockefeller (D-WV)
2012
Representative Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA)
Representative John Shimkus (R-IL)
2011
Senator Richard Burr (R-NC)
Attorney General Douglas Gansler (D-MD)

 

2010
Congresswoman Donna Edwards (D-MD)

 

2009
Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL)
2008
Congressman Bart Gordon (D-TN) 
Congressman John Shimkus (R-IL)

2007
Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) 
Congressman Rick Boucher (R-VA)
2006
Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC)
2005
Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR)
Congressman Chip Pickering (R-MS)
2004
Senator Conrad Burns (R-MT) 
Congressman Albert Wynn (D-MD)
2003
Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-NY)
Congressman Roy Blunt (R-MO)  

2002
Senator Tom Daschle (D-SD) 
Congressman Fred Upton (R-MI)
2001
Former FCC Chairman William Kennard 
Congressman Pete Sessions (R-TX)
2000
Senator Byron L. Dorgan (D-ND) 
Congressman W. J. "Billy" Tauzin (R-LA)
1999
Senator John McCain (R-AZ)
1998
Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich
1997
Congressman Tom Bliley (R-VA)
Congressman John D. Dingell (D-MI)

1996
Senator Ernest "Fritz" Hollings (D-SC) 
Senator Larry Pressler (R-SD)
1995
Representative Jack M. Fields, Jr. (R-TX)
Representative Edward J. Markey (D-MA)