Protect My Public Media is a collaboration of more than 400 public radio
and television stations, national organizations, and listeners and
viewers from across the country to sustain federal funding for public
All Americans benefit from a strong public media system. For just $1.35
per person per year, over 98% of the U.S. population can enjoy free,
over-the-air and online news, educational
and cultural programming. In addition to its beloved programs, local
public media stations work with teachers, parents and schools to provide
free educational content and resources. Stations also serve as a
communications lifeline during times of emergency and crisis, and they
provide citizenship services ranging from local public affairs
programming to coverage of state government to the preservation of
America’s history and culture.
Act to protect public media today at protectmypublicmedia.org.