Jun 30, 2005

Marketplace reports on the competitive threats and economic challenges facing public TV.
NPR reports on and provides downloads of The Mann Report, a CPB consultant's study of political balance on PBS and NPR programs.
Pubcasters should be thrilled that the House restored CPB's 2006 funding, but "that price will be paid, as is so often the case in today's Washington, by the people who depend on government help for essential health care and education and job-training services," writes David Broder in the Washington Post. The columnist looks at the programs that were cut to enable return of the system's funds.