Local Radio Freedom Act Adds Five Additional Members Of Congress As Co-Sponsors
June 11, 2015 at 7:28 AM (PT)
Three members of the House of Representatives and two Senators have been added as co-sponsors of the Local Radio Freedom Act, a resolution that opposes "any new performance fee, tax, royalty, or other charge" on local broadcast radio stations. The resolution now has 194 co-sponsors in the House of Representatives and 18 in the Senate.
Adding their support for the Local Radio Freedom Act in the House are Reps. CRESENT HARDY (NV-4), BEN RAY LUJAN (NM-3) and FILEMON VELA (TX-34). Sens. KELLY AYOTTE (R-NH) and STEVE DAINES (R-MT) have joined as a co-sponsors of the companion resolution in the Senate.