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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 23, 2009
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NAB Statement on the Nomination of Commissioner Adelstein to the Rural Utilities Service

WASHINGTON, DC -- NAB issued a statement today congratulating FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein on his nomination to be Administrator for the Rural Utilities Service.

"NAB appreciated Commissioner Adelstein's South Dakota values during his tenure at the FCC. We will miss his good humor, his understanding of the lifeline role played by local broadcasters, and his harmonica playing at the NAB Radio Show," said NAB Executive Vice President Dennis Wharton. "We wish him well as he takes his public service passion to the Rural Utilities Service."

About NAB
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America's broadcasters. As the voice of more than 8,300 radio and television stations, NAB advances their interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.