The Status of Public Media Funding

As Congress adjourns for August recess, we wanted to share an update on the latest actions each chamber has taken on public media funding. The
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Thank You for a Successful 2018

December 20, 2018 · As 2018 comes to a close, we would like to thank you for taking action to protect federal funding for public media this year. Together,
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WFDD Helps Students Share Their Unique Stories

June 11, 2018 · “This was the first time I talked with my mom about this,” said a recent student of WFDD’s Radio 101 program, unprompted and nonchalant. This
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Public Radio Stations Fill Local Void in Big Cities

March 14, 2018 · In November 2017, beloved local news sites Gothamist, DCist and LAist abruptly shut down risking the loss of neighborhood storytelling and community reporting in some
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The House Budget Defunds Public Media

March 26, 2015 · We’ll start with the bad news first. On March 25, 2015, the U.S. House of Representatives passed its annual Budget Resolution, calling for an end
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A Look at WXPN’s Musicians on Call Program

November 20, 2014 · In many different ways, we celebrate Veterans Day to honor and remember our fellow Americans who have served our country. This week, we bring you
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Five Public Radio Podcasts You Should Know About

November 7, 2014 · Many of you are probably aware of some of public radio’s more popular podcasts whether it is Wait, Wait … Don’t Tell Me!, Pop Culture Happy
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Activating FM Chips in Smartphones Can Help to Save Lives

September 8, 2014 · Public radio could make your community even safer if the FM chip in your phone is activated by your mobile carrier. Did you know your
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The Winning Tote Bag Design is In!

August 5, 2014 · THE WINNER Protect My Public Media‘s Design a Tote Bag Contest winner is here! Congratulations to WNIJ & Classical WNIU listener, Drew McConville, on creating
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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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Design Our 1st Tote Bag, Win an iPad Mini

July 10, 2014 · When you think about public media – public radio and television stations – what comes to mind? Quality local, national and international news programming? Check.
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