Last updated on: 8/20/2009 | Author: ProCon.org

Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Biography

Position:
None Found to the question "Should the Government Allow Immigrants Who Are Here Illegally to Become US Citizens?"
Reasoning:

No position found as of Aug. 20, 2009

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
   Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“PBS is a private, nonprofit corporation, founded in 1969, whose members are America’s public TV stations.

PBS provides quality TV programming and related services to 356 noncommercial stations serving all 50 states, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands, Guam and American Samoa.

PBS oversees program acquisition and provides program distribution and promotion; education services; new media ventures; fundraising support; engineering and technology development; and video marketing.”

“PBS: An Overview,” www.pbs.org (accessed May 28, 2009)

Mission:

“A trusted community resource, PBS uses the power of noncommercial television, the Internet and other media to enrich the lives of all Americans through quality programs and education services that inform, inspire and delight.”

“PBS: An Overview,” www.pbs.org (accessed May 28, 2009)

Other:
Private, nonprofit corporation