NAB Statement on Introduction of Broadcast Incubator Program Legislation

Posted On: Sep 05, 2020

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September 1, 2020

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the introduction by Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR) of legislation to establish an incubator program for broadcast radio and TV station ownership, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith:

“NAB thanks Rep. Walden for introducing legislation creating an incubator program that would help aspiring broadcasters realize their dream of owning a radio or TV station. NAB strongly supports efforts to increase media ownership diversity by providing pathways to station ownership for new and diverse voices.”

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The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.
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