The members of the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) met in a special session February 11, 2012 to consider the issue of Board leadership following the recent departure of the Board Chairman. At the meeting, which will be conducted telephonically, the BBG will consider the conduct of Board operations in the absence of a Chair.
The Broadcasting Board of Governors is an independent federal agency, supervising all U.S. government-supported, civilian international broadcasting, whose mission is inform, engage, and connect people around the world in support of freedom and democracy. BBG broadcasts reach an audience of 187 million in 100 countries. BBG networks include the Voice of America, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, the Middle East Broadcasting Networks (Alhurra TV and Radio Sawa), Radio Free Asia, and the Office of Cuba Broadcasting (Radio and TV Marti).
For more information, please call the BBG’s Office of Public Affairs at 202-203-4400 or e-mail email@example.com.