Tell Congress You Support Public Media Funding


The President’s budget recommends eliminating federal funding for public media. Without federal funding, local stations would be forced to cut programs and services you value and trust. Urge your lawmakers to support public media funding.

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Ways To Take Action

Federal funding ensures that your local public radio and TV stations can continue to give you access to essential educational, local, and cultural programming; trustworthy, in-depth news; and emergency and community-based services. Here are three things you can do today to keep public media strong.

Call Your Lawmakers

Urge your lawmakers to oppose the President’s budget proposal to eliminate federal funding for public media.

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Sign The Petition

Ask the Administration to reconsider its position on federal funding for public media.

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Learn About Funding

Understand the three federal programs that make public media possible.

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