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 Offers New Cybersecurity Certificate Program

November 15th, 2018
The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is releasing a robust Broadcast Cybersecurity Certificate Program for engineering and information technology professionals.
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Sens. Moran and Udall Express Concerns With FCC's NPRM on Expanded Operations in C-Band Spectrum

November 13th, 2018
WASHINGTON – Sens. Jerry Moran (R-KS) and Tom Udall (D-NM) today sent a letter to the Federal Communications Commission expressing concerns regarding the FCC's Notice of Proposed Rulemaking examining expanded operations in the C-band, a swath of spectrum used by content producers every day to deliver news, sports and other popular content for their broadcasts.
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NAB Statement on FCC Eliminating Broadcaster Requirement for Paper Filing of Contracts

October 23rd, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the FCC approving an order eliminating the requirement that broadcast stations routinely file paper copies of contracts and other documents with the Commission, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:
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NAB Show New York Announces Attendance

October 19th, 2018
NEW YORK -- Total registered attendance reached 15,151 for the 2018 NAB Show New York, held October 17 and 18 at the Javits Convention Center. This represents a 6.1% increase over attendance from the 2017 event.
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