"Outdoor advertising is peddling a commodity it does not own, and without the owner's permission: your field of vision."~ Howard Luck GossageScenic America is the only national organization that stands up to the powerful mulit-billion dollar outdoor advertising industry. The industry and its trade groups spend millions of dollars annually lobbying regulatory agencies at every level, from City Hall to Capitol Hill.
The billboard industry prefers to work behind the scenes, in the shadows of state houses and federal agencies, to press decision makers to issue regulations that are favorable to billboards. They prefer to stay away from town hall meetings, away from the spotlight, and away from the venues where they inevitably lose in the court of public opinion.
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