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Posted at 2:00 PM ET, 12/15/2010

McDonnell wants broadcasting funds cut

By Anita Kumar

Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) has proposed slashing $4 million from public broadcasting over the next two years as part of $35 million in spending cuts.

McDonnell is proposing ending taxpayer funding of public broadcasting in Virginia by cutting $2 million in fiscal 2012 and another $2 million in fiscal 2013.

By Anita Kumar  | December 15, 2010; 2:00 PM ET
Categories:  Virginia  
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Comments

Why does McDonnell hate Cookie Monster?

Posted by: jckdoors | December 15, 2010 2:32 PM | Report abuse

Elmo don't play dat.

Posted by: blackforestcherry | December 15, 2010 3:13 PM | Report abuse

That will just make the fundraising drives longer. Nooooo!

Posted by: krickey7 | December 15, 2010 3:32 PM | Report abuse

I talked it over with my psychiatrist just after NPR fired Juan Williams, and she said the cuts would be justified.

Posted by: blasmaic | December 15, 2010 9:36 PM | Report abuse

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