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- TV CÃ¢mara, TV pÃºblica? As TVs legislativas brasileiras na transiÃ§Ã£o para a plataforma digital. Fonseca Lemos, CláudiaRegina; Bernardes, Cristiane Brum; De Barros, Antonio Teixeira // Observatorio (OBS*);2011, Vol. 5 Issue 2, p1
With the migration of Brazilian television to the digital platform, launched in 2006, the channels of public interest created after the Cable Television Law (Law 8.977/1995) are discussed again and organize themselves into networks. The main objective is to ensure space in the scenario of...
- RESPONSIBILITY AND SURVIVAL: FREE EXPRESSION AND POLITICAL BROADCASTING ON PUBLIC RADIO AND TELEVISION STATIONS. // Free Speech Yearbook;1973, Vol. 12, p38
The article focuses on the mission of public broadcasting to cover political campaigns and other controversial issues. It says that 1967 Report of the Carnegie Commission on Educational Television was concern on the coverage of contemporary affairs as essential part of public television. It...
- Public TV funding in jeopardy. Mazmanian, Adam // Library Journal;11/15/1995, Vol. 120 Issue 19, p14
Discusses that Congress plans cuts for America's public television stations. The expected passage of the upcoming Health and Human Services appropriations bill H.R. 2127; What programs will stand to suffer from the reductions.
- Donor list rebuke is not right. // Electronic Media;11/22/99, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p9
Editorial. Comments on the United States Congress' plan to punish the country's public broadcast television for the summer 1999 donor list controversy. Background on the incident; Impact on the country's small public television stations.
- TVCTV MAY GO DARK. Hagadone, Zach // Boise Weekly;11/13/2013, Vol. 22 Issue 21, p8
The article reports on the Idaho community television station Treasure Valley Community Television (TVCTV) being scheduled for shut down due to a 2012 State Legislature bill.
- Public TV turns private. // State Government News;Aug99, Vol. 42 Issue 6, p6
Focuses on the transfer of ownership of the public television channel in Hawaii from the state to nonprofit foundation Hawaii Public Broadcasting Authority. Remarks from Hawaii Governor Ben Cayetano; Effectivity of Act 63.
- House bill would carry CPB to '06. Hatch, David // Electronic Media;07/05/99, Vol. 18 Issue 27, p8
Focuses on Representative Billy Tauzin's introduction of legislation that solidifies funding for public television and radio stations through 2006 with no strings attached. Concerns raised about the commercialism of the television industry in the United States; Hearing on the Corporation for...
- House sustains funding increase for public television. // Human Events;12/26/97, Vol. 53 Issue 49, p22
Focuses on house votes for the ratification of an amendment on sustained funding increase for public television in the United States. House representatives who rejected the amendment on the Fiscal 1998 labor-HHS Appropriations bill; Emphasis on the source of budget funds for Corporation for...
- Stations can omit political candidates. Marquand, Robert // Christian Science Monitor;5/19/98, Vol. 90 Issue 121, p3
Reports the United States Supreme Court ruling which concluded that public television stations can choose the political candidates they allow on the air. Conflict between civil libertarians and journalists; Case based on the 1992 complaint of Arkansas Congressional candidate Ralph Forbes;...