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Congresswoman Debbie Dingell: Marking The 50-Year Anniversary Of The Public Broadcasting Act Of 1967

Nov 7, 2017

Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (D)-Dearborn

Sesame Street, Mr. Rogers, Morning Edition, and All Things Considered.  These are just a few of the programs that have entertained and informed because of the Public Broadcasting Act that was signed into law in 1967.  Today, we mark the 50th anniversary of the landmark legisation by reflecting, and looking ahead, with Congresswoman Debbie Dingell. 


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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Public Broadcasting Act

Public Broadcasting Act of 1967

Public Broadcasting Act Archive

Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) 

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