FCC’s Carr: When Disaster Strikes, Live and Local Media Is There


LAS VEGAS — “When disaster strikes, it’s hard to overstate the importance of being live and local, of providing continuity and a familiar voice.”

Those are the words of FCC Commissioner Brendan Carr, who saluted both radio and TV stations that are “consistently on the front lines—not only providing critical, life-saving information, but also offering a path forward for healing, coming together, and rebuilding” during an address Tuesday (4/10) at the 2018 NAB Show.

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