Press Release Archives
Adrianne B. Furniss, Executive Director
Benton Welcomes New Senior Fellow and Public Advocate Gigi Sohn
Adrianne B. Furniss named Gigi Sohn Benton Senior Fellow and Public Advocate.
National Digital Inclusion Alliance
National Digital Inclusion Alliance Names Next Century Cities' Deb Socia the 2018 Charles Benton Digital Equity Champion
On Friday, February 2, 2018, the Federal Communications Commission released the 2018 Broadband Deployment Report. The following statement may be attributed to Benton Foundation Executive Director Adrianne B. Furniss:
In a blog post today, Federal Communications Commissioner Michael O’Rielly suggested a reconsideration of “ineffective and burdensome requirements” that television broadcasters air minimal amounts of educational and informational programming for children. The following statement may be attributed to Benton Foundation Executive Director Adrianne B. Furniss: