Tag Archive: VOA Charter

No live VOA Comey feed, dismal audience

BBG Watch Commentary Unlike BBC, Al Jazeera, RT, DW and almost all other major international and U.S. news media outlets, U.S. tax-funded ($221 million in FY 2017) Voice of America (VOA) did not have a live feed on its Facebook…
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Time to Revisit Status of VOA

OPINION Time to Revisit Status of VOA, Other Government Media, in Washington Press Galleries   By Dan Robinson   For decades, the Voice of America has enjoyed the use of physical working space in the press galleries in the U.S….
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Two Faces of BBG Management

BBG Watch Commentary The senior mangement of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) has at least two faces. It has, of course, its CEO and Director, John F. Lansing, and Voice of America (VOA) director, Amanda Bennett. There are also…
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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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