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Trump’s 2018 budget would end federal funding for public broadcasting

The draft budget, if approved, would cut the $445 million dollars the Corporation for Public Broadcasting currently earmarked as part of the omnibus bill approved for fiscal year 2019.  200 more words

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A Better CBC

Look, I love the CBC as much as the next person. To me, it has the same patriotic appeal as Tim Hortons, maple syrup, and a third Canadian thing. 1,364 more words

Politics

Hawaii Film About Transgender Woman Is At Center Of Federal Debate - Honolulu Civil Beat

Hawaii Film About Transgender Woman Is At Center Of Federal Debate – Honolulu Civil Beat:

“A documentary film about a transgender woman in Hawaii that has received awards and won wide praise is being cited by a Republican congressman as a waste of government money and a reason to eliminate federal funding for public broadcasting.”

Transgender

Please Support Public Media: It's our History

The WGBH Media Library and Archives is dependent on a strong public media system to continue to provide safe keeping and access to historic programming. 229 more words

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Art on the Floor

Art means so much to us that we won’t buy it on our own.  Mean people who pay for what they like note it’s pointless if we don’t choose what works we treasure.   808 more words

GratiTuesday: Public Broadcasting and Its Supporters

I first wrote about my love for my local public broadcasting stations last year. At the time, I had no idea that, just a few months later, their federal funding could be in jeopardy. 462 more words

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Oregon Public Broadcasting Announces New Children’s Programming Option

Since 2011, Graeme Queen has served as senior director of the IT solution delivery department for a large Insurance provider located in Portland, Oregon. In his spare time, Graeme Queen enjoys reading books and watching television, and supports… 133 more words

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