2018 OAB Award Nomination Forms were emailed out 12/12/18.

Posted On: Dec 12, 2018

Please review each of the Award nomination descriptions and think of who you know that may fit and are deserving of recognition. Please fill out the official form that was sent on 12/12 and email it back to the OAB. While the deadline for nominations of February 8, 2019 may seem a ways off,

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NAB Board Election Results Announced

Posted On: Jan 21, 2019

WASHINGTON — The National Association of Broadcasters has announced the results of the 2018 NAB Radio and Television Board elections. The two-year terms of the elected board members will begin in June 2018….

NAB Statement on House Introduction of PIRATE Act

Posted On: Jan 20, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the introduction of the PIRATE Act in the House of Representatives, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:…

Cathy Hughes to be Inducted Into NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame

Posted On: Jan 19, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Founder and Chairperson of Urban One, Inc. Cathy Hughes will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2019 NAB Show. The induction will occur during the Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner on Monday, April 8 at the Encore in Las Vegas. …

Reps. Cárdenas and Kinzinger Urge Protections for Incumbents in Expanded Usage of C-band Spectrum

Posted On: Jan 18, 2019

WASHINGTON – Reps. Tony Cárdenas (D-CA) and Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) yesterday afternoon 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. …

KFOR-AM to Receive NAB Crystal Heritage Award at NAB Show

Posted On: Jan 17, 2019

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) will honor KFOR-AM, Lincoln, NE with the esteemed NAB Crystal Heritage Award. The award will be presented during the We Are Broadcasters Celebration, held Tuesday, April 9 during the 2019 NAB Show in Las Vegas. …

Advertising Hemp in Oregon

Posted On: Jan 16, 2019

TO: Oregon Association of Broadcasters
FROM: Matt McCormick and Sekoia Rogers
DATE: January 15, 2019
RE: Impact of New Federal Legalization on Advertising Hemp in Oregon

The federal government took a giant stride toward legalization of hemp in the United States with the passage of the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018 (“the 2018 Farm Bill”).

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FOX NFL SUNDAY to be Inducted Into NAB Broadcasting Hall of Fame

Posted On: Jan 15, 2019

Landmark football pre-game show FOX NFL SUNDAY will be inducted into the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Broadcasting Hall of Fame at the 2019 NAB Show. The induction will occur during the Achievement in Broadcasting Dinner on Monday, April 8 at the Encore in Las Vegas. …

Congressman Walden Announces E&C Republican Committee Leadership

Posted On: Jan 15, 2019

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Walden Announces E&C Republican Committee Leadership

WASHINGTON, DC – Energy and Commerce Committee Ranking Member Greg Walden (R-OR) today issued the following statement after announcing the subcommittee Ranking Members for the 116th Congress.

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