Fairness Rocks News Michael Huppe: Broadcast Radio Makes an Ironic Plea for Fairness (Guest Op-Ed)


Fairness Rocks News Michael Huppe: Broadcast Radio Makes an Ironic Plea for Fairness (Guest Op-Ed)

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Author: Michael Huppe

Date: August 8, 2018

Original Source: Billboard

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Michael Huppe: Broadcast Radio Makes an Ironic Plea for Fairness (Guest Op-Ed)

On Monday, a group of radio broadcasters penned a letter in support of the National Association of Broadcasters’ (NAB) push for deregulation of the $14 billion radio industry. Their letter was based on the NAB’s petition to the FCC this past June, in which the NAB sought to allow expanded broadcaster ownership of radio stations (i.e., increased consolidation) throughout the country. The NAB’s justification: broadcasters must adjust their business model to the realities of the new streaming world.

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