Senate Draft Legislation Proposes Increased Public Media Funding

Recently released Senate draft legislation proposes increased public media funding – almost matching the House Appropriations Committee’s recommendations unveiled earlier this summer. The Scoop About
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Celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day with Public Media

January 18, 2016 · “We must remember that intelligence is not enough. Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education. The complete education gives one not only power
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11 Fascinating Facts About Julia Child

August 15, 2015 · Today, we’re celebrating the anniversary of Julia Child‘s birthday. Julia brought French cuisine to American households with the debut of her cookbook Mastering the Art
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#ICYMI: This Week’s Public Media Highlights

September 26, 2014 · Public media prides itself on providing a public service through high quality programming. Whether you are listening to an interview with your favorite comedian, learning about the latest
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Sesame Street Celebrates 45 Years

September 12, 2014 · In honor of Sesame Street‘s 45th season on public television, we invited Dr. Jennifer Kotler Clarke, Vice President, Research & Evaluation, Sesame Workshop, to author
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Last Week in Public Media: The Stories You Missed!

July 17, 2014 · Did you know that there are over 1,300 public radio and television stations across the United States? Collectively, local public radio and television stations reach
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Happy Fourth of July!

July 3, 2014 ·   Today, the Fourth of July, we put on our red, white and blue best in honor of our country’s adoption of the Declaration of
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Put on your Mister Rogers Sweater

April 23, 2014 · v\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} Almost 45 years ago, our loyal neighbor, Mister Rogers, testified before the U.S. Senate to protect public
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Public Television Honors Veterans

November 11, 2013 · Today, we salute those who have served and sacrificed, our nation’s veterans. Everyone has someone in their life that has served in the armed forces.
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Sesame Street Celebrates 44 Years of Success

November 10, 2013 · Forty-four years ago today, Gordon took a girl named Sally on a tour of Sesame Street. Gordon introduced Sally and public television viewers to Sesame
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StoryCorps Celebrates 10 Years

October 23, 2013 · This week, StoryCorps celebrates 10 years of recording and sharing America’s most moving stories. The premise is simple – two close friends or family members
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