The Consumer Electronics Association this week announced the honorees of its 2012 Digital Patriot awards. CEA will present the awards to Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) and David Rubenstein of the Carlyle Group.
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