TITLE

'Balance' key at CPB

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, William
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/21/2007, Vol. 294 Issue 58, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the accomplishments of chief executive officer of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) Patricia Harrison on the commitment of the CPB to balance and be objective in pubcasting in the U.S. According to John Lawson, head of the Association of Public Television Stations, Harrison has won the confidence of local pubcaster attributed to her non-partisan type of leadership. Harrison has also sought outside counseling to develop procedures to support CPB's mission.
ACCESSION #
24476222

 

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