White House makes long-awaited FTC nods official

The White House at nighttime
The White House. Photo: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

The White House said Thursday afternoon it had sent the Senate nominations for four people to serve on the Federal Trade Commission.

Why it matters: For the entirety of Trump's first year in office the FCC had only two members, from different political parties, limiting what it was able to get done.