Originally Posted by DAN_BRONCO_FAN
why not cut pbs and let them sink or swim like any other net work or a tax cut for anyone who gives pbs money why cant pbs survive off of donations or one or all of the networks donate some of their profit to keep pbs on the air. or any of the cable news networks .maybe he shoould take a big ass pay cut ------> current PBS
C.E.O. Paula Kerger, 2008 $534,500, up from $424,209 at end of fiscal 2007. 2011 up to $632,233.
Again - Fine, but its not be all end all. Why not cut ALL corporate subsidies altogether? We'll make a dent closer to the size of 4% of the budget, as opposed to 1/400th of that amount which is PBS.
Why pick on just PBS?