PBS President and CEO Paula Kerger on the digital TV transition in the Washington Post:
“Television remains our society’s great equalizer. Not every home has a computer, but almost every American home has a television.
“In the weeks and months to come, information and recommendations about digital television will come from many directions — from the private sector, the federal government, a range of broadcast entities and interest groups.
“The issue is fundamental for PBS. Our programming is available to 99 percent of America’s TV households and we want to make certain that is the case a year from now, when the transition is complete.”
Read the entire piece at the Washington Post.