Elmo and Big Bird aren’t happy, neither is the Cookie Monster. Soon the Government will quit giving PBS any money, and commercials will have to appear on the network, or else they’ll be taken off the air.
Trump’s 2019 budget is going to strip funding for PBS and NPR.
He also plans to ban food stamps.
“The Budget proposes to eliminate federal funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting over a two year period,” the proposal states, according to The Independent.
If Congress agrees with the White House’s proposal, the CPB faces a reduction in budget from $445 million to $15 million.