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CUSIB Calls for Matt Armstrong to Step Aside as Chair of the BBG’s Special Committee on the Future of Shortwave Broadcasting

July 21, 2014 For Immediate Release CUSIB Calls for Matt Armstrong to Step Aside as Chair of the BBG’s Special Committee on the Future of Shortwave Broadcasting In response to the sudden and serious damage done to the Broadcasting Board […]

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Ann Noonan and Ted Lipien at BBG Miami Meeting, June 20, 2014

CUSIB urges management reforms at BBG

CUSIB Directors Defend Radio TV Marti Journalists, Support Royce - Engel Bill to Reform Broadcasting Board of Governors Link to video on YouTube. At the Broadcasting Board of Governors

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U.S. considers VOA and RFE/RL programs to Ukraine ‘ very valuable’ and ‘very important’

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 16, 2014 U.S. considers VOA and RFE/RL programs to Ukraine 'very valuable' and 'very important,' but more funding from Congress and more oversight from BBG are

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CUSIB Director expressed alarm about decline of Voice of America’s ability to cover U.S. and world news

CUSIB Executive Director, Ann Noonan, speaks at BBG Open Meeting in DC, expressing alarm about the decline of the Voice of America’s ability to cover U.S. and world

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CUSIB’s Ted Lipien on domestic controversy over Smith-Mundt Modernization Act

Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting Director Ted Lipien has published an op-ed in Digital Journal in which he argues that U.S. international broadcasts "should continue to serve America’s

CUSIB reposts S. Enders Wimbush’s response to our Letter to the Editor of WSJ

The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB - cusib.org) has received a response from former Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) member S. Enders Wimbush to our Letter to

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Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting Rejects Recommendations in S. Enders Wimbush’s WSJ Op-Ed

Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting Rejects Recommendations in S. Enders Wimbush’s WSJ Op-Ed As directors of a non-partisan, non-profit and independent citizen watchdog group (CUSIB - cusib.org) for

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CUSIB Welcomes Congressional Hearing: “Broadcasting Board of Governors: An Agency ‘Defunct’,”  Disappointed in Witness Testimony

CUSIB Welcomes Congressional Hearing: "Broadcasting Board of Governors: An Agency 'Defunct',"  Disappointed in Witness Testimony The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting has released the following statement: Rather than galvanizing the

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CUSIB Marks 6-Month Anniversary of the Unjust Firing of Radio Liberty Journalists

Lyudmila Alexeeva, Photo for Radio Liberty in Exile by Yuri Timofeev. March 21, 2013 For Immediate Release   CUSIB Marks 6-Month Anniversary of the Unjust Firing of Radio Liberty Journalists CUSIB is urging

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CUSIB Statement on Sequestration and Recent BBG Developments

  March 7, 2013 For Immediate Release CUSIB Statement on Sequestration and Recent BBG Developments The Committee for U.S. International Broadcasting (CUSIB – cusib.org) has released the following statement in response to recent