USA

Congressional Panel Criticizes Management of US International Broadcastingi
X
June 26, 2013 11:43 PM
A former leader of U.S. international broadcasting today (Wednesday) urged Congress to re-organize the journalistic agency so that broadcasters follow foreign policy directives. The proposal came during a U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee hearing critical of the management of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, the agency that oversees the Voice of America and other international broadcasters. VOA's Congressional Correspondent Cindy Saine reports from Capitol Hil.l

Congressional Panel Criticizes Management of US International Broadcasting

Published June 26, 2013

A former leader of U.S. international broadcasting today (Wednesday) urged Congress to re-organize the journalistic agency so that broadcasters follow foreign policy directives. The proposal came during a U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee hearing critical of the management of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, the agency that oversees the Voice of America and other international broadcasters. VOA's Congressional Correspondent Cindy Saine reports from Capitol Hil.l


You May Like

Australia-Cambodia Resettlement Agreement Raises Concerns

Agreement calls for Cambodia to accept refugees in return for $35 million in aid and reflects Australia’s harder line approach towards asylum seekers and refugees More

India Looks to Become Arms Supplier Instead of Buyer

US hopes India can become alternative to China for countries looking to buy weapons, but experts question growth potential of Indian arms industry More

Earth Day Concert, Rally Draws Thousands in Washington

President Obama also took up the issue Saturday in his weekly address, saying there 'no greater threat to our planet than climate change' More