Public Broadcasting

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.

Public Radio Networks PRI and PRX to Merge in Big Bet on Podcasts

Public-radio companies PRX and PRI are merging in a bid to capitalize on the surging popularity of podcasts and other digital formats as listeners and content creators migrate away from traditional broadcast radio.

Sponsor: 

Corporation for Public Broadcasting

Date: 
Mon, 08/13/2018 - 14:00 to 15:30

The Audit and Finance Committee of the CPB Board of Directors will meet telephonically. On the draft agenda:



Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Directed Ads to Americans

A broadcasting organization backed by the federal government has used Facebook to target ads at United States citizens, in potential violation of longstanding laws meant to protect Americans from domestic propaganda.

Rep Cole: Noncommercial Broadcasters Must Be Protected in C-Band Sharing

As the Federal Communications Commission prepares to vote July 12 on opening up the C-Band for wireless broadband, House Appropriations Subcommittee Chairman Tom Cole (R-LA) is calling for care and handling of noncommercial broadcasting.