Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey wrote more than 20 car manufacturers, asking them to continue to have AM radios in future models, including electric vehicles.
“Broadcast AM radio remains a crucial, cost-free source of news, sports, and weather, and, more importantly, is an essential medium for public safety officials — including the president — to communicate with the public during emergencies,” he wrote in the letter. (Story here from Boston.com)
I am old enough to remember discovering FM radio. They played entire album cuts instead of the truncated singles version! Wow!!!