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The Future of Public Broadcasting

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The Future of Public Broadcasting

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In Depth

Who should pay for public broadcasting? As Congress considers cuts in funding for public radio and television, some supporters as well as critics say public broadcasters might be better off without government money.

Guests:

David Folkenflik, NPR's media correspondent

Nick Gillespie, editor in chief of Reason magazine

Mike McCauley, associate professor of communication and journalism, University of Maine

Edward Markey, U.S. Representative (D-MA)

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