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BBG and Its Networks Mark International Women’s Day

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March 8 is International Women’s Day, and the BBG celebrates the contribution of a few of the brave women journalists who in U.S. international media. Each of the BBG’s networks also marked the day with special programming, stories and interviews.

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Statement from BBG on CEO and Director Andrew Lack

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors announced today that CEO and Director Andrew Lack will be departing the agency. The agency will now begin work to attract an equally talented executive to help continue to transform our agency. Andrew Lack was a strong choice to serve Read more »

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BBG Welcomes New CEO, Reviews VOA Operations

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WASHINGTON – The Broadcasting Board of Governors met today at its Washington, D.C. headquarters and welcomed for the first time Andrew Lack, who joined as CEO and Director in January 2015. “I feel really good about where we are headed,” said Chairman Jeff Shell, remarking Read more »

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Board Meeting, December 17, 2015

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors will meet on December 17, 2015, at the headquarters of Radio Free Asia in Washington, D.C.

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Board Meeting, October 8, 2015

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors will meet on October 8, 2015, at the Middle East Broadcasting Networks in Springfield, VA.

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BBG Networks Bring State of the Union to Audiences Around the World

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Audiences around the world were able to witness one of the fundamental elements of American democracy as President Barack Obama delivered his State of the Union address to Congress on January 20. The networks of the BBG provided comprehensive coverage of the address, as well Read more »

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New CEO Andy Lack Sworn In to Lead BBG

Jeff Shell, Chairman of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, congratulates Andy Lack after swearing him in as the first ever CEO of U.S. international media.

WASHINGTON – Respected journalist and media executive Andrew Lack was sworn-in today as the Chief Executive Officer and Director of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, the federal agency that oversees the five networks and broadcasting operations of U.S. international media. Those networks include the Voice Read more »

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Board Meeting, April 29, 2015

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors met on April 29, 2015 in Washington, DC

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Board Meeting, February 18, 2015

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The Broadcasting Board of Governors met on February 18, 2015, in Washington, DC.

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BBG Welcomes New Members, Examines IBB

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WASHINGTON – With the announcement of three new members, the Broadcasting Board of Governors met today at its Washington, D.C. headquarters to examine in detail the function, structure and activities of the International Broadcasting Bureau. The IBB manages the transmission, distribution, digital media development, marketing, Read more »

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