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OOH Media Leaders…Are Community Leaders

Ken Klein | April 29th, 2021

They feed the hungry, help the vulnerable, hold office, lead Chambers, and more. Across America, out of home media leaders personify community-civic involvement. Here are some of their impressive stories: Don Winter, Co-founder & Co-CEO, Encompass

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Cannabis Update: Migration to Legalization

Ken Klein | April 20th, 2021

From the heart of the old Confederacy to the desert West, voters and elected officials continue to expand legalization of marijuana. Latest developments include: Out of home media continues to dominate cannabis ad spend, with 42

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The Latest Info: States Revising Billboard Laws

Kerry Yoakum | April 5th, 2021

Numerous States have enacted new billboard laws due to legal challenges or the prospect of litigation. This on-going trend started when Oregon’s billboard law was challenged due to the common distinction between regulating on-premise and off-premise

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Cannabis Ads: What is “Adult Audience?”

Ken Klein | March 2nd, 2021

Connecticut and several other states are exploring legalization of cannabis for adults. The list of public-policy questions includes how to: Allocate store licenses Protect minors Treat past infractions under marijuana prohibition Divvy up the tax revenue,

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OOH Reaches “Main Street” & Around The Corner

Ken Klein | February 24th, 2021

After the attacks of 9/11, 2001, Tom Ridge, the first Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, wanted the federal government to communicate with Main Street America. To reach “every corner of the nation,” he

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Who Are New Members of Congress?

Ken Klein | February 2nd, 2021

Who are new members of Congress on the committee important to out of home (OOH) advertising?  Four mayors, eight women, a Marine, and one Waffle House waitress. Seventeen newcomers were assigned to the US House Transporation

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The New President and Out of Home Media

Ken Klein | January 21st, 2021

Supporters and critics of President Donald Trump and President-elect Joe Biden used out of home (OOH) media to communicate with voters. Biden was sworn in January 20; here are connections between the 2020 presidential election/the new

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