“More for local media,” begs state broadcasters associations.

A letter from broadcasters associations in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico was sent to House and Senate leaders requesting that local media be included in whatever Paycheck Protection Program might be coming down the pike, and that any federal advertising for COVID-19 messaging makes local media a priority. In the past, PPP programs have excluded many local stations because they are owned by large entities.