Reaction has been varied to the FCC’s release of its Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to revitalize the AM band.

NAB President/CEO Gordon Smith praised Acting Chair Mignon Clyburn and Commissioner Ajit Pai for their interest in the senior band. “AM radio is a cultural touchstone and jobs generator in cities large and small. Many of the top revenue-generating stations are on the AM band.”

NAB “strongly endorses” the revitalization proceeding and is ready to work with the commission to stand ready to develop meaningful solutions, he said.

Read more at: http://rwonline.com/article/reaction-to-am-proposal-varied/222135

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