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Democratic and Republican Congressmen are concerned with BBG’s practice of replacing federal employees with contractors

Two U.S. Congressmen from North Carolina, Democrat G.K. Butterfield and Republican Walter B. Jones, have written a letter to Richard Lobo, director of the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) — the executive and administrative arm of the Broadcasting Board of Governors …

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U.S. Rep. Jones and BBG Governor Ashe pledge support for shortwave radio broadcasts

The Edward R. Murrow Transmitting Station is the largest BBG transmission facility in the United States. This four minute video provides an

Passive aggressive BBG staff?

BBG Watch Commentary Is it only us, or was Lynne Weil engaging in a bit of passive aggressive behavior at the recent Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) meeting in

Broadcasting Board of Governors employee union withdraws from Labor/Management Forum, cites management’s bad faith

The AFGE Local 1812 Employee Union at the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) announced it was withdrawing from the Management/Labor Forum meetings, citing bad faith on the

North Carolina Congressman Asks For Modernizing U.S. Broadcasting Facility

BBG Watch News Commentary [caption id="attachment_13536" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="Rep. Walter B. Jones"][/caption] Rep. Walter B. Jones (R-NC) is asking the Broadcasting

BBG's Victor Ashe's wish list for 2012 urges reforms

BBG Watch (BBGWatch.com) is republishing a statement released by the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) member Victor Ashe in which he urges major reforms at

U.S. official Victor Ashe calls for keeping a radio facility capable of reaching China

This is an exclusive report by BBG Watch (BBGWatch.com). Republication is permitted with attribution. BBGWatch.com - December 20, 2011 - Victor Ashe, a

BBG Governor Amb. Victor Ashe Raises Employee Morale Issues

U.S. official Victor Ashe calls for keeping a radio facility capable of reaching China

This is an exclusive report by BBG Watch (BBGWatch.com). Republication is permitted with attribution. BBGWatch.com - December 20, 2011 - Victor Ashe, a member

BBG Governor Victor Ashe calls shortwave broadcasting to countries without free media 'valuable'

Ashe pauses before a portrait of Murrow with Walter Patterson, right, station manager. The Broadcasting Board of Governors announced that BBG Governor Victor Ashe toured the last remaining

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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