Triplett, William
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/8/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 48, p50
Trade Publication
The article reports on the government's reduction of the federal funding of public broadcasting for the year 2007 in the U.S. The 115 million dollar-decrease which was made by the House subcommittee threatens the existence of nearly 200 stations and its public broadcasting programs that offers services. Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of Corporation for Public Broadcasting stresses the detrimental effects of the budget cut down to the existing and planned programs within the industry.


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