ARIZONA HORIZON’S ‘VOTE 2014’ WEBSITE KEEPS VOTERS INFORMED
PHOENIX -- (June 11, 2014) The Emmy Award-winning public affairs program, Arizona Horizon, has unveiled VOTE 2014, a comprehensive website to assist Arizona voters at azpbs.org/vote2014. The website focuses on candidate debates, including Clean Elections debates, and interviews with Arizona candidates by the show’s host and managing editor Ted Simons – named “Best TV Host 2011” by Phoenix New Times. Arizona Horizon is a flagship production of Eight, Arizona PBS.
Similarly, PBS has been ranked as the fairest network for news and public affairs. The same research called PBS America’s most trusted institution and an “excellent” use of tax dollars – for the eleventh consecutive year. The research was conducted in January 2014 by the independent, non-partisan research firm ORC International. Here’s a link to the latest data.
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Eight, Arizona PBS is a trusted community resource. For over 52 years, the PBS station has focused on educating children, reporting in-depth on public affairs, fostering lifelong learning and celebrating arts and culture. Eight achieves its mission through the power of non-commercial television, the Internet, educational outreach and community-based initiatives. Its signal reaches 80 percent of the homes in Arizona. With more than 1 million viewers weekly, Eight consistently ranks among the most-viewed public television stations per capita in the country. For more information, visit azpbs.org.
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