CPB

Update on Federal Funding (March 2017)

Mar 20, 2017

3/28/2017 Update from President & General Manager Cary Boyce

About Public Media, About CPB

How the Corporation for Public Broadcasting actually works for and with public broadcasting can be confusing.  One of the misconceptions I’ve heard recently includes, “Two percent of NPR’s budget comes from CPB, so NPR will not be hurt if CPB goes away … ”  CPB is more than NPR and PBS it is about the local stations that serve their communities with great programming. Here are a few facts: