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Feb 09, 2016
CPB Statement on FY 2017 Budget Request
The President's budget submitted to Congress provides CPB with a $445 million advance appropriation in FY 2019.
Jan 11, 2016
Statement by Pat Harrison on News Leaders’ Appeal for Release of Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian
Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) issues statement regarding letter to Secretary Kerry from 25 news executives around the country concerning Washington Post journalist Jason Rezaian.
Dec 16, 2015
Statement by Patricia Harrison, President and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, on the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2016
Washington, DC (December 16, 2015) -- The following statement should be attributed to Patricia de Stacy Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB):
Dec 11, 2015
Statement by Patricia Harrison, President and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, on Inclusion of Ready To Learn in the Every Student Succeeds Act
Patricia Harrison issues statement regarding the inclusion of Ready To Learn in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which reauthorizes the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
Aug 13, 2015
Patricia Harrison, CEO of CPB, Statement on Sesame Street
CPB and public media remain committed to ensuring that all Americans have access to the highest quality educational programming, provided free and commercial free.
Aug 05, 2015
Patricia Harrison, CEO of CPB, Remembers Public Media Advocate Elsie Hillman
Elsie Hillman remembered for philanthropic, political and community commitments.
Jul 16, 2015
Patricia Harrison, CEO of CPB, Responds to Senate’s Support for Ready To Learn
Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) issues statement commending the Senate for recognizing the value of Ready To Learn (RTL) and supporting it in final passage of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
Jun 25, 2015
Patricia Harrison, CEO of CPB, Responds to Funding Decisions by the House and Senate Appropriations Committees
Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) issues statement expressing appreciation for the House and Senate Appropriations Committees’ work in providing CPB an advance appropriation of $445 million in FY 2018.
Mar 20, 2015
Statement by CEO Pat Harrison Before the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations
Washington, D.C. (March 20, 2015) – Chairman Blunt, Ranking Member Murray and distinguished members of the subcommittee, thank you for allowing me to submit this testimony on behalf of America’s public media service—public television and public radio—on-air, online and in the community.
Jan 08, 2015
Statement by Pat Harrison Announcing Grants to FRONTLINE, NPR's International Coverage, PBS NewsHour, and PRI's The World
To honor the murdered journalists of Charlie Hebdo and in support of freedom of the press and freedom of expression, CPB has announced a total of $7.5 million to support four of public media’s flagship journalism enterprises - FRONTLINE, NPR’s International Coverage, PBS NewsHour, and PRI’s The...
Oct 09, 2014
StoryCorps to Honor Corporation for Public Broadcasting President and CEO Patricia S. Harrison at Annual Gala
Patricia S. Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) to be honored by StoryCorps as it celebrates its Military Voices Initiative.
Sep 29, 2014
CPB President and CEO Rings Closing Bell at New York Stock Exchange
Pat Harrison and WNET at NYSE; Photo courtesy Ben Hider