New Threats to Public Broadcasting

May 18, 2012

A new threat to public broadcasting has surfaced.  Congressman Doug Lamborn of Colorado is circulating a letter in the House of Representatives asking that the federal government eliminate funding for public broadcasting.  In addition, Congressman Lamborn has introduced legislation, H.R. 68, to cut all funding for public broadcasting.

Just last week, Senator Jim DeMint from South Carolina began circulating a letter to his colleagues asking the federal government to eliminate future funding for public broadcasting.

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