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Feb 01, 2019
PBS to Honor Emilio and Gloria Estefan in Music Special with Star-Studded Performances from Jose Feliciano, Il Volo, Cyndi Lauper and More, Hosted by Rita Moreno and Andy Garcia
PASADENA, CALIFORNIA (February 1, 2019) — Today at the Television Critics Association Press Tour, PBS announced the talent and broadcast plans for Emilio & Gloria Estefan: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, a PBS music special honoring Emilio and Gloria Estefan’s receipt...
Sep 07, 2018
Corporation for Public Broadcasting Statement on Public Media Leader Susan Howarth
WASHINGTON, D.C. (September 7, 2018) -- The Corporation for Public Broadcasting remembered Susan Howarth, WEDU President and CEO, who died on September 5 after battling cancer.
Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) issued the following statement:
Jul 12, 2018
CPB Statement on Funding Decisions by the House and Senate Appropriations Committees
Washington, DC (July 12, 2018) -- Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), made the following statement.
“Recently, the House and Senate Appropriations Committee approved the FY 2019 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies...
Feb 20, 2018
CPB and Chef Lidia Bastianich Honor American Veterans at Public Media Summit
CPB will host a discussion with American veterans who farm and care for those in their communities during a discussion with PBS Chef Lidia Bastianich at the APTS Public Media Summit on Tuesday, February 27, 2018.
Feb 09, 2018
Statement from CPB on the President’s FY 2019 Budget Proposal Eliminating Funding for Public Media
Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), made the following statement regarding the President’s proposed FY 2019 budget, which would rescind all but $15 million of each FY 2019 and FY 2020 funding for public media.
Jun 06, 2017
CPB President and CEO Patricia Harrison Honored for Lifetime of Service by David Lynch Foundation
(Washington, D.C. June 6, 2017) – The Center for Health and Wellness of the David Lynch Foundation honored CPB’s President and CEO Patricia Harrison with the “Lifetime of Service to the Public Good Award,” at a star-studded event supporting veterans and at-risk youth.
The Center for Health and...
May 22, 2017
Statement from CPB on the President’s FY 2018 Budget Proposal Eliminating Funding for Public Media
Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), made the following statement regarding the President’s proposed FY 2018 budget that would rescind all FY 2019 funding for public media ($445 million) and all but $30.45 million in FY 2018 that would be designated...
May 04, 2017
CPB Statement on the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2017
Comment from Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Mar 14, 2017
Statement from CPB on the President’s Budget Proposal Eliminating Funding for Public Media
From President and CEO Patricia Harrison
Mar 13, 2017
Statement of Patricia de Stacy Harrison President and CEO, Corporation for Public Broadcasting Before the Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies, House Committee on Appropriations
Chairman Cole, Ranking Member DeLauro, 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. The Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB...
Dec 07, 2016
World Affairs Council-Washington, DC to Honor the Corporation for Public Broadcasting With Global Communications Award
Nov 14, 2016
CPB Statement on the Death of Gwen Ifill of PBS
Washington, D.C. (November 14, 2016) -- Patricia Harrison, president and CEO of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), made the following statement regarding the death of Gwen Ifill, moderator and managing editor of Washington Week in Review and co-anchor and managing editor of the PBS...