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Re: BBC cutting news jobs

<<On Sun, 26 Jan 2003 00:55:15 -0500, "Dan Billings" <billings@suscom-maine.net> said:

> The other is making cuts because politicians
> cut their budget.

The BBC is a Crown Corporation funded directly by a yearly license fee
collected from owners of TV sets.

Only the BBC World Service is funded by politicians (an annual
appropriation from the Foreign Office budget).