16 CFR 0.8 - The Chairman.
The Chairman of the Commission is designated by the President, and, subject to the general policies of the Commission, is the executive and administrative head of the agency. He presides at meetings of and hearings before the Commission and participates with other Commissioners in all Commission decisions. Attached to the Office of the Chairman, and reporting directly to him, and through him to the Commission, are the following staff units:
(a) The Office of Public Affairs, which furnishes information concerning Commission activities to news media and the public; and
(b) the Office of Congressional Relations, which coordinates all liaison activities with Congress.