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As FCC Auction Looms, Colleges Consider the Value of Their Airwaves

Chronicle of Higher Education

March 16, 2016

It’s a tough call for any college with a public-television station and loyal donors. But the decision is especially fraught for Howard, which gets a special set-aside of more than $200 million in federal support each year. If the university turns down the auction opportunity, members of Congress might demand to know why. If Howard embraces it, lawmakers may conclude that the institution doesn’t need federal support anymore, said Eric Easter, an alumnus and chairman of the National Black Programming Consortium.

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