NAB Urges Members To Comment On Localism
March 7, 2008 at 6:07 AM (PT)
The NAB is calling on members to file comments in the FCC's localism docket, released this week.
"Now is the time for every broadcaster in AMERICA to make sure the FCC understands the extraordinary lengths that stations go to serve our communities," said NAB President and CEO DAVID K. REHR. "From emergency weather warnings to AMBER Alerts, broadcasters are a lifeline to communities in need. Local stations are also cherished partners with countless charities, raising tens of millions of dollars through on-air fundraising. Broadcasters need to educate the Commission on our efforts, and to make certain that public policymakers get a complete picture of our unparalleled commitment to localism and public service."
Broadcasters need to educate the Commission on our efforts...