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Generous bonuses for poorly performing SES executives at Broadcasting Board of Governors draw criticism

BBG Watch Commentary A list of cash bonuses given to the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB), the Voice of America (VOA), and the Office of Cuba Broadcasting (OCB) employees in FY 2012 shows that nearly 100% percent of already highly-paid SES …

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RFE/RL management’s strained relations with Czech employees

BBG Watch Commentary BBG Watch has learned that a number of Czech employees of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) in Prague have sent an anonymous letter to the

Ending the Ponzi Scheme at the Voice of America

The Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) employee union AFGE Local 1812 has posted on its website another article about mismanagement at the agency in charge of U.S.

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Shorts

[caption id="attachment_14023" align="alignleft" width="212" caption="Government official - BBG CEO - almost a god"][/caption] Broadcasting Board of Governors - Shorts by The Federalist Well, it is August after all and even

BBG’s shoddy FOIA record in line with its overall management record

Ed O'Keefe's Washington Post column, Agencies poorly track FOIA requests, report says, points out that agencies,

Workforce is non federal, but bloated bureaucracy isn’t

So the Broadcasting Board of Governors says privatizing VOA is "not on the table." but VOA's Mr. King says contractors could do the work if needed with no

Broadcasting Board of Governors – Not Too Big To Fail

[caption id="attachment_13247" align="alignleft" width="300" caption="BBG members with IBB Director Richard Lobo and Deputy Director Jeff Trimble"][/caption]by The Federalist The Broadcasting Board of Governors - International Broadcasting Bureau (BBG/IBB),

Where is IBB/BBG’s alpha wolf Richard Lobo?

This is a BBG Watch commentary. Lobo means wolf (Canis lupus) in Spanish. Wolf (Lobo) is a noble name. It implies strength, intelligence, and action. Richard Lobo is the

Where is IBB/BBG's alpha wolf Richard Lobo?

This is a BBG Watch commentary. Lobo means wolf (Canis lupus) in Spanish. Wolf (Lobo) is a noble name. It implies strength, intelligence, and action. Richard Lobo is the

Broadcasting Board of Governors: All Along The Watchtower – The Federalist

by The Federalist A considerable amount of howling has been coming from the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) and their International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) bonus-mongers.  The reason for

The Broadcasting Board of Governors – Self-Interest Is Job One!

by The Federalist The folks on the Third Floor of the Cohen Building really don’t get it.  They are the gift that just keeps on giving.  When not

The Broadcasting Board of Governors – Cold Hard Cash

by The Federalist Once again, senior agency officials stirred up a hornets nest with revelations of cash awards handed out in FY2010, especially to themselves. Cash awards are not

Salaries and Bonuses of BBG Executives

The Broadcasting Board of Governors – Cold Hard Cash

by The Federalist Once again, senior agency officials stirred up a hornets nest with revelations of cash awards handed out in FY2010, especially to themselves. Cash awards are not uncommon

BBG executives close down Voice of America broadcasting services, pay themselves hefty bonuses

This report was prompted by the news of the Voice of America Croatian Service being forced off the air and the Internet on the orders of the

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