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Friday, November 04, 2005

Another One Bites The Dust - Bush Appointee Under Investigation for Propagandizing Public TV; Resigns from Board

Tomlinson resigns from CPB board

WASHINGTON, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Kenneth Tomlinson has resigned from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting board of directors, the board announced Thursday.

The board has been reviewing a report by CPB Inspector General Kenneth Konz -- undertaken following media coverage of Tomlinson's attempts to add more conservative programming to public broadcasting, the trade magazine Broadcasting & Cable reported. Konz recently briefed key Capitol Hill staffers on his investigation.

Science Daily report is here.

The Boston Globe / Los Angeles Times article is here.