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.
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