FCC Broadcast Filing Deadlines for January and February

January 30, 2023
Children’s Television Programming Reports – Each commercial TV and Class A television station must electronically file its annual Children’s Television Programming Report,

NAB Show Debuts ‘Programming Everywhere’ Conference Presented by TVNewsCheck

Washington, D.C.— NAB Show will host a new conference, presented by TVNewsCheck, entitled “Programming Everywhere: The Content Event for Linear, Streaming and Syndication” on April 15, 2023, at NAB Show in Las Vegas. The day-long event features panel discussions, programming showcases and networking opportunities. …

President Biden Renominates Sohn to FCC

After a drawn-out Senate battle last year which resulted in no confirmation, President Joe Biden has once again nominated Gigi Sohn for the fifth FCC Commissioner seat.

FCC Online Public File Woes

As many of you are aware – especially those subject to the looming January 10th issues/programs list upload deadline – the FCC’s online public file system has been painfully slow or nonfunctional since the beginning of this year. 

NAB Statement on Signing into Law of the Low Power Protection Act

Washington, D.C. — In response to President Joe Biden signing into law the Low Power Protection Act, which provides eligible low power television stations a long-overdue opportunity to obtain interference protections, the following can be attributed to NAB CEO Curtis LeGeyt: …

2023 NAB Crystal Radio Awards Entry Window Now Open

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) is accepting entries for the 37th annual NAB Crystal Radio Awards, honoring outstanding community service efforts undertaken by radio stations throughout 2022. Winners will receive national recognition for their community service work during a special awards presentation at NAB Show, held April 15-19, 2023….

PILOT Opens Window for 2023 Innovation Challenge Applications

Washington, D.C. — PILOT, NAB’s technology innovation initiative, is now accepting submissions for the PILOT Innovation Challenge through 5 p.m. ET on February 3. The program will provide mentorship and promotion for winning proposals, along with an opportunity to exhibit at NAB Show in Las Vegas, April 15-19, 2023….

NAB Statement on the Passing of Walter Ulloa

Washington, D.C. — In response to the passing of Entravision CEO Walter Ulloa, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Curtis LeGeyt:…

NAB Statement on Passing of Barbara Walters

Washington, D.C. — In response to the passing of Barbara Walters, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Curtis LeGeyt:…