FCC News

February Issue of Antenna newsletter

 (February 17, 2017) – Station public files no longer need to contain correspondence from the public.   That’s the major takeaway from the latest issue of the Antenna newsletter, written by Scott R. Flick, a communications attorney with Read More »

NHAB Seeks EEO Revisions from FCC

NHAB Seeks EEO Revisions from FCC

 (January 31, 2017) –  NHAB, along with other State Broadcasters Associations representing all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico, recently filed Joint Comments in support of a proposal to change the FCC’s EEO Rule to permit Read More »

January Issue of Antenna newsletter

(January 19, 2017) – Thanks to Attorney Scott Flick at the Pillsbury law firm in Washington, the latest edition of Antenna is available.  This month’s issue includes the possibility of internet employment recruitment…the latest negotiations between the Radio Read More »

Partisan Politics at FCC Cause Political File Headaches

(January 10, 2017) – The new president hasn’t even been inaugurated but there are already political problems erupting on Capitol Hill.  Last week the FCC sent mixed signals pertaining to the online political files maintained by television stations. Read More »

Advisories – FCC Required Paperwork

(November 14, 2016) – All New Hampshire radio and television stations must file three important documents with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) by December first. New England broadcast stations must place Annual EEO Public File Reports in their Read More »

Election Night Guide 2016 Available

Just in time for election night coverage – the facts and figures that your stations need!  This 24-page downloadable booklet provides background, state-by-state analysis and lists of major candidates. NHAB wishes to thank Scott Flick at Pillsbury Winthrop Read More »

Latest Issue of Antenna available

(October 17, 2016) – The television spectrum incentive auction hasn’t come anywhere close to hitting the federal expectations so another round of bidding will soon start.  Meantime, the FCC has proposed a schedule plan for hundreds, and maybe Read More »

Reminder: National EAS Test on Wednesday!

 (September 26, 2016) – At 2:20 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, September 28, 2016 virtually every American radio and TV station, and cable television channel, will be briefly interrupted during the second-ever National test of the Emergency Alert System. Read More »