WASHINGTON, DC -- In response to complaints filed with the Federal Communications Commission regarding broadcasters' political files, the following statement can be attributed to NAB Executive Vice President of Communications Dennis Wharton:
"NAB takes seriously the political file rules, and will continue working with broadcasters to ensure compliance. We also intend to educate political advertising agencies to enlist support for more accurate information on the disclosure requirements for political ads. Our goal is 100 percent compliance with both the statutory requirements and the FCC rules."
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