Public Broadcasting Corporation

On Wednesday, Mitt Romney said that federal funding for PBS and NPR would be slashed if he was presidentt, and that public broadcasting entities would need advertisements and private donations to stay afloat. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Romney: ‘Not Going To Kill Big Bird’ With PBS Advertising

Mitt Romney indicated during a Wednesday campaign stop in Iowa that he would cut spending on public television, saying that PBS needed to be supported by advertisements and private donations.