Spotlight: aboutCPB

June 1, 2018
Angelica Hale, Rita Moreno and the Singing Mustangs Choir from Eleanor McMain Secondary School in New Orleans celebrate public media. (Photo by Strout Photography.)

With help from octogenarian Rita Moreno and 10-year-old “America’s Got Talent” finalist Angelica Hale, CPB President and CEO Pat Harrison hosted a program at the PBS Annual Meeting honoring public...

November 7, 2017
Fred Rogers. public broadcasting

November 7 marks the 50th anniversary of the Public Broadcasting Act, which created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and paved the way for the establishment of PBS and NPR, expanding the...

April 22, 2016
Roughnecks, Bakken, North Dakota

Through Localore, an AIR program supported by CPB, Todd Melby provided unique, multimedia reports on the North Dakota oil boom.