NAB Launches 2013 Congressional PSAs
June 27, 2013 at 12:26 PM (PT)
More than 800 public service announcements will be distributed to television and radio stations throughout the country TODAY (6/27) through NAB's 2013 Congressional PSA Campaign. The program invites members of Congress and their families to be featured in free, professionally produced spots that focus on social and health issues pertinent to each lawmaker's district or state.
An all-time record 244 members of Congress (or their spouses or family members) participated in this year’s PSA campaign.
"For more than 25 years this campaign has made it possible for lawmakers and their family members to directly address issues of concern to local communities," said NAB EVP DENNIS WHARTON. "Public service is the hallmark of local broadcasting, and NAB urges radio and television stations across America to air these important pro-social messages."