Local radio is where more than more than 240 million listeners turn each week to get the news, information and music they want, all for free.

But radio is more than just entertainment – it provides jobs to the community and a critical lifeline in times of crisis. Radio stations are the pulse of our communities, and their future is in jeopardy.

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View and Thank Our Champions

View a list of lawmakers who have demonstrated their opposition to a tax on local radio stations and thank them via Twitter.

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See How Local Radio Serves America

Nearly 1.08 million American jobs depend on radio and $513 billion of the annual U.S. Gross Domestic Product originates in the local commercial broadcast radio industry. Find out how free, local radio serves communities in your state.

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