Congress’ Next Act: ‘Local Journalism Sustainability’?


Three Democratic Senators on Thursday (7/22) teamed together to introduce legislation that, if passed, would help financially support local news organizations through tax credits to incentivize hiring more journalists, subscriptions, and advertising from local small businesses.

The NAB’s soon-to-retire President/CEO, once a Republican U.S. Senator, applauded the arrival of companion legislation to a bipartisan House bill that first surfaced on June 16.

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