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IA & IL Public Broadcasting to See Cuts

Mar 11, 2013

The federal sequester will affect federal funding for state program and that includes public broadcasting in Iowa and Illinois.

The panelists discuss proposals in several states to reduce or eliminate funding for public broadcasting.

The public media magazine Current reports such funding cuts are being discussed in Rhode Island, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Idaho, and Kansas. In addition, there has been talk about slashing funding for Iowa Public Television.