Tag Archive: Mac Thornberry

HFAC Chair Ed Royce welcomes elimination of BBG board

BBG Watch Commentary House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-CA) welcomed the House passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 with the provision on eliminating the governing board of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), the…
Read more

Defunct BBG Board to bite the dust

BBG Watch Commentary In the end even the Obama White House had enough of the “practically defunct“ (Hillary Clinton’s words) Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) which has for years mismanaged U.S. international media outreach. Under a deal between the White…
Read more

Voice of America – Staring Over The Precipice

Bureaucracy Warning Sign

OPINION   Staring Over The Precipice Broadcasting Board of Governors Information War Lost By The Federalist     Thursday morning, May 19, 2016: Quite by surprise to some US Government broadcasting stakeholders, it was learned that late in the evening…
Read more