Advocacy

NAB FCC and Federal Issues

The PAB promotes policies that support the needs of our member stations in both state and federal legislatures. We represent the collective voice of all markets, large and small, in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Here you will find relevant links and policy updates from the PAB:

NAB Show Reveals New Event Schedule Highlighting Industry Awards

November 20th, 2017
NAB Show will debut two new events highlighting broadcast industry achievement. The NAB Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner will be held Monday, April 9th at the Encore Las Vegas. A separate NAB: We Are Broadcasters Program will be held Tuesday, April 10th at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
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NAB Statement on FCC Order Modernizing Media Ownership Rules

November 16th, 2017
WASHINGTON -- In response to the FCC's adoption of an order modernizing broadcast media ownership regulations, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:
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NAB Statement on FCC Adoption of Next Gen TV Order

November 16th, 2017
WASHINGTON -- In response to the FCC's adoption of an order approving the use of the Next Gen TV transmission standard, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:
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NAB Statement on House Passage of Tax Reform Legislation

November 16th, 2017
WASHINGTON -- In response to passage of comprehensive tax reform legislation by the House of Representatives today, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:
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NAB Statement Regarding Calls for FCC Chair's Recusal on Media Ownership Reform, Next Gen TV

November 15th, 2017
WASHINGTON -- In response to calls for FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to recuse himself on the Commission's proceedings on media ownership and a new broadcast TV transmission standard, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:
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