Best of Press on Passage of the Local Community Radio Act

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There has been a great flurry of press on passage of the Local Community Radio Act.  Here is a compiled list:

NY Times • Jan 24, 2011
Low-Power FM Radio to Gain Space on the Dial
http://www.nytimes.com/2011/01/25/arts/25radio.html?_r=2&adxnnl=1&adxnnlx=1295932235-3bFUj0ul3scO4LekFF50ug

Reuters • Jan 29, 2011
New law could foster community radio boom
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/01/30/us-community-radio-idUSTRE70T00F20110130

Pitchfork • Feb 7, 2011
Live Transmission
http://pitchfork.com/features/articles/7919-live-transmission/1/

Philadelphia Inquirer • Jan 2, 2011
Low-power stations to get a spot on the radio dial
http://www.philly.com/philly/business/20110102_Low-power_stations_to_get_a_spot_on_the_radio_dial.html

NPR, All Things Considered • Dec 13, 2010
Bid to Revive Community Radio Stalls in Senate
http://www.npr.org/2010/12/13/132032417/Bid-To-Revive-Community-Radio-Stalls-In-Senate

Huffington Post • Dec 19, 2010 (front page)
The Little Bill That Could
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/timothy-karr/the-little-bill-that-coul_b_798768.html

Washington Post • Jan 7, 2011
Advocates rejoice as Obama signs Local Community Radio Act
http://voices.washingtonpost.com/posttech/2011/01/advocates_rejoice_as_obama_sig.html

Politico • Dec 16, 2010
National Association of Broadcasters gives Congress static
http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1210/46433.html

Radio Bill Can’t Get Play in the Senate (Oct 21, 2010)

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1010/43912.html

National Journal • Dec 13, 2010
Community Radio to NAB: Stop Clowning Around

http://techdailydose.nationaljournal.com/2010/12/community-radio-to-nab-stop-cl.php

Democracy Now! • Dec 21, 2010
Local Community Radio Act Passes in Congress
http://www.democracynow.org/2010/12/21/local_community_radio_act_passes_in

Radio Business Report • Jan 5, 2011
Local Community Radio Act: It’s the Law
http://www.rbr.com/radio/local-community-radio-act-it-s-the-law.html

Senate Passes the Local Community Radio Act • Dec 18, 2010
http://www.rbr.com/radio/senate-passes-the-local-community-radio-act.html