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WashPost Prints Op-Ed: ‘NPR And PBS Don’t Need Tax Money Anymore’

March 27, 2017 by

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By Tim Graham ~ The Washington Post published an op-ed on Sunday headlined “NPR and PBS don’t need tax money anymore.” Manhattan Institute vice president Howard Husock is uniquely qualified on the topic: he’s a former producer for Boston PBS superstation WGBH and now serves on the board of directors of the Corporation for Public […]

Seven Reasons To Deny Tax Dollars To ‘Public’ Broadcasting

March 23, 2017 by

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By Tim Graham ~ President Trump’s budget proposes defunding the Corporation for Public Broadcasting. If it passes Congress, it will take two years for funding to be discontinued, but the liberal public-media lobby is panicking. At ProtectMyPublicMedia.org, the advocates panic that “Without this critical seed money, local stations may be forced to go off-air or to drastically […]

Bad Joke: WashPost Blogger Claims PBS ‘Unifies American Culture’

March 19, 2017 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Washington Post culture blogger Alyssa Rosenberg offered a strange liberal argument on Thursday: “If Trump really wants to unify American culture, he should fund public broadcasting.” What a bad joke. To liberals, PBS and NPR unify the country. This is only true if you have no concern whatsoever for the long […]

Frightening Details From Beheader’s Oklahoma Mosque – Video

October 3, 2014 by

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I doubt you’ll see or hear about this on PBS/NPR or any major networks. Have you? Thank GOD for Fox TV.  –Al Posted by: act4america Related Articles: CAIR’s intimate links with Oklahoma beheader’s jihad-preaching mosque exposed (video) We told you previously that the imam of the beheader’s mosque was a member of CAIR . Breitbart […]

Reporter Pines For Obama’s Lost Power On PBS: Don’t ‘Give Up A Reelected President’ With A ‘Big Mandate’

January 2, 2014 by

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By Tim Graham ~ New York magazine political writer John Heilemann (pictured) and his co-author Mark Halperin appeared on the PBS NewsHour on Monday to discuss their book on the 2012 election, “Double Down.” PBS anchor Gwen Ifill asked, “I wonder if Americans aren’t just sick of this and to the degree that elections never […]

Why Big Bird’s Federal Subsides Need to Go

October 15, 2012 by

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By Emily Goff ~ The call to eliminate federal subsidies to the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), such as Governor Mitt Romney’s recent statement, shouldn’t ruffle the famous fowl. After all, not only does PBS not need taxpayer support, but because it inevitably entangles Big Bird in politics, it does him more harm than good. Federal […]

Romney Wants to End Federal Funding of Public TV

September 3, 2012 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ In remarks certain not to endear him to the liberal media, Mitt Romney has told CBS News that federal subsidies for the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) have to end. AIM has argued for years that the taxpayers should not be forced to underwrite the liberal programming on public television. The headline, […]