War of Words: Republicans Target NPR Funding Amid 'Nazi' Claims

House Republicans' attempt to cut federal funding for National Public Radio fell flat on Thursday, but the war of words against the publicly-funded radio network continues to fester. On Thursday, Democrats defeated a proposal by House GOP members to terminate NPR's federal funding, a move prompted in part by the recent firing of Juan Williams for comments he made about Muslims. "While the network has the right to present whatever point of view its executives wish, taxpayers should not be...Full Story
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