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:

Michelle Duke Named NAB Chief Diversity Officer

June 18th, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C. – National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) President and CEO Gordon Smith announced today that Michelle Duke will assume the role of Chief Diversity Officer, effective July 1. In the newly created position, Duke will spearhead NAB’s internal efforts to further equity and inclusion at all levels of the organization and elevate NAB’s external…
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NAB Announces Results of Executive Committee Board of Directors Elections

June 11th, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C. – NAB today announced the results of its Executive Committee Board of Directors elections at its recently completed NAB Board of Directors meeting. David Santrella, president of Broadcast Media, Salem Media Group, was re-elected Radio Board chair and Emily Barr, president and chief executive officer, Graham Media Group, was re-elected as NAB Television…
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NAB Statement on FCC Ruling and Proposed Rulemaking on Internet Services Through Next Gen TV

June 9th, 2020
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the FCC's approval of a declaratory ruling and Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Internet services provided by broadcast TV stations using the Next Gen TV transmission standard, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Senior Vice President of Communications Ann Marie Cumming:
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