Congress

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

Royce calls for new BBG CEO and VOA reform

BBG Watch Commentary Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Ed Royce (R-CA) has called for new CEO for the scandal-ridden Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) agency in charge of the Voice of America (VOA) and other U.S. international media…
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VOA Interview With Guo Wengui Cut Short

BBG Watch Commentary The U.S. taxpayer-funded Voice of America (VOA) has cut short its interview with Chinese businessman Guo Wengui who was alleging widespread corruption within the Chinese Communist Party. As reported by South China Morning Post, “Washington DC-based Voice…
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Cheerful ignorance of facts about Voice of America

BBG Watch Commentary The writer of this journalistically confused and one sided New Republic article about the Voice of America (VOA) “cheerfully” reports several non-facts and half truths that come close to being ” fake news”: “Republicans have worked to…
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