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U.S. Congress on U.S. international broadcasting issues.

The USAGM Numbers Game

OPINION The USAGM Numbers Game Numbers of Convenience Without Consequence   By The Federalist   The audience numbers game played by the US Agency for Global Media (USAGM or, U-SAG-M) is one of our favorite topics. And the agency never…
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Pompeo calls for USAGM leadership change

BBG – USAGM Watch Commentary In his appearance on March 27, 2019 before the House Appropriations Committee’s Subcommittee on State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs to discuss the Department of State Budget Request for FY 2020, Secretary of State Michael…
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Trump Sticks With Pack for Broadcasting Chief, WFB reported

BBG Watch Media As reported by Susan Crabtree in the Washington Free Beacon, “President Trump has re-nominated documentary filmmaker Michael Pack to lead the nation’s taxpayer-funded global broadcasting operation, which was created to counter propaganda from repressive regimes but critics…
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