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PBS funding fight heats up in Capitol

Democrats see GOP politics in bid to cut $100m

By Kaitlin Bell
Globe Correspondent / June 22, 2005

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WASHINGTON -- As the House of Representatives prepares to vote this week on legislation that would slash funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Democrats staged a flurry of press conferences on Capitol Hill yesterday denouncing Republicans for the threatened cuts and calling on President Bush to fire the corporation's chairman, who they say wants to remake public broadcasting in ... (Full article: 541 words)

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