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VOA staffers discuss Red Cross inspection tactics for Director Ensor’s newsroom visit

Our sources tell us that Voice of America director David Ensor is expected to meet with VOA English newsroom staff Thursday. Some people are hoping to communicate with him despite lurking managing editors. One source described their plans as similar …

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VOA Tibetan broadcasters will be fired so friends from CNN can get on government payroll

"We learned this week that no one will be hired from the outside without approval from the 3rd floor. Also this week, a friend of Steve Redisch's, a

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

We Are Not All Together at Broadcasting Board of Governors

"We Are Not All Together" were prophetic words from AFGE Local 1812, a union representing Broadcasting Board

‘Civility in the Workplace’ Campaign vs. ‘Sanity in the Workplace’

From a VOA journalist: Re the below "Civility in the Workplace" Campaign: How amusing that VOA kicked off an "act nice" campaign just before the big RIF announcements. The future-unemployed,

'Civility in the Workplace' Campaign vs. 'Sanity in the Workplace'

From a VOA journalist: Re the below "Civility in the Workplace" Campaign: How amusing that VOA kicked off an "act nice" campaign just before the big RIF announcements. The future-unemployed,

Audio of VOA Director Ensor’s meeting with Newsroom staff on program cuts and RIFs

Link to an audio file of Voice of America Director David Ensor's meeting on January 13, 2012 with VOA Newsroom staff on the subject of the FY

Audio of VOA Director Ensor's meeting with Newsroom staff on program cuts and RIFs

Link to an audio file of Voice of America Director David Ensor's meeting on January 13, 2012 with VOA Newsroom staff on the subject of the FY

Expected 4.2 percent BBG budget cut and RIFs to hit rank-and-file employees and critical programs

BBG Watch News Commentary The proposed budget cut for the entire Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) in FY 2013 is expected to be 4.2 percent and that painful

CUSIB Congratulates Michael Lynton on Appointment as Interim Presiding Governor

The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB), an independent nongovernmental organization that urges the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) to pay closer attention to human rights reporting, serving

BBG may delay birthday present for PRC; no immediate RIFs of VOA journalists

BBG Watch has learned that due to overwhelming protests, including a full bipartisan rebuke by the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, the Broadcasting Board of Governors may

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