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PBS Chief “Cautiously Optimistic” About Funding Under Biden Administration

PBS chief Paula Kerger “cautiously optimistic” about funding under Biden administration, echoing the platform’s commitment to educational programming as millions of children are still dealing with…

PBS Chief Prioritizing Member Stations With Streaming Strategy

PBS chief Paula Kerger talks about the need for robust member stations and pushing them in streaming as local media suffers in America.

PBS Chief: “Too Early to Tell” If Trump Poses a Threat to Government Funding

Paula Kerger schools the press on where the broadcaster gets its money — and who stands to be most affected if federal funds vanish.

PBS Chief Talks Election Stakes and ‘Sesame Street’ Firings

Paula Kerger relives Mitt Romney's viral "Kill Big Bird" comment from the 2012 campaign.

PBS Chief on ‘Mercy Street’ Renewal Prospects, ‘Hamilton’ Special and ‘Sesame Street’ Move

Paula Kerger announced a new behind-the-scenes special about the Broadway sensation will air on PBS this fall during her time in front of the press Monday.

PBS Chief Addresses Ben Affleck Flap, Talks Post-‘Downton’ Future

Paula Kerger will see 'Downton Abbey' off with a celebratory float at the Tournament of Roses parade in January.

Peabody Awards Creates First Advisory Board

The board of 24 people comprises some of the biggest names in the film and television industry.

Downton Abbey Premiere Boosts PBS’ Digital Viewers to One Million Streams

President and CEO Paula Kerger revealed that "fragmentation of the content landscape is a key driver of innovation at PBS."