Public Broadcasting

US Agency for Global Media failing to spread fair and balanced news, independent review says

The Agency for Global Media is supposed to broadcast objective Spanish-language news programs into Cuba, but fails to meet basic standards of journalistic fairness and let an anchor describe Trump administration officials as the “dream team” for C

House Appropriations Committee OKs CPB Funding Boost

The House Appropriations Committee has proposed to increase funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, approving the recommendation of the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, which in April a

FCC's May Agenda: Fast, Reliable, and Secure

At the Federal Communications Commission’s May meeting, we will take action to advance the goal of security.

PBS chief: ‘I wish I knew’ why President Trump wants to defund us

For the third year in a row, the Trump Administration’s proposed federal budget would zero-out funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. And PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger doesn’t understand why.  “I wish I knew,” Kerger said.

Sponsor: 

Broadcasting Board of Governors

Date: 
Wed, 03/06/2019 - 11:00

The U.S. Agency for Global Media’s (USAGM) Board of Governors will vote on a consent agenda consisting of the minutes of its November 14, 2018 meeting, a resolution honoring the 25th anniversary of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty’s Balkan Service, and USAGM Smith-Mundt Guidelines.

The Board will receive a report from the USAGM’s Chief Executive Officer and Director.



Sponsor: 

America's Public Television Stations

Date: 
Mon, 02/25/2019 - 10:00 to Wed, 02/27/2019 - 10:00

US Agency for Global Media vows to investigate broadcast report that called George Soros a ‘multimillionaire Jew’

John Lansing, CEO and director of the US Agency for Global Media (formerly known as the Broadcasting Board of Governors), which oversees Radio and Television Martí’s parent office, said that a probe is underway of a Spanish-language program descri

Sponsor: 

Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Date: 
Mon, 10/15/2018 - 09:30 to Tue, 10/16/2018 - 11:00

On the draft agenda:

Day 1 (October 15):



Sponsor: 

Broadcasting Board of Governors

Date: 
Wed, 09/05/2018 - 10:30

The Broadcasting Board of Governors will vote on a consent agenda consisting of the minutes of its June 6, 2018 meeting and a resolution honoring the 55th anniversary of Voice of America’s English to Africa Service. The Board will receive a report from the Chief Executive Officer and Director of BBG.



Broadcasting Board of Governors Rebrands for Digital Age

The Broadcasting Board of Governors has updated its brand.