Reorganization Plan No. 2 of 1977 (Agency for International Communication): Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-fifth Congress, First Session, October 18 and 21, 1977
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Operations. Legislation and National Security Subcommittee
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1977 - Government publications - 398 pages
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abroad activities administration AFL-CIO Agency for International appointed Associate Director authority Board of Foreign Bray BROOKS Bureau of Educational Center Chairman Civil Service Commission on Information Committee Congress Congressional coordination CORCORAN Council countries Cultural Affairs cultural exchange programs cultural programs Department Deputy Director Educational and Cultural Educational Exchange ERLENBORN Exchange Act FASCELL Federation of Government Foreign Scholarships Foreign Service officers Frank Horton Fulbright Program functions HIRSCHHORN HORTON HYDLE information and cultural International Broadcasting International Communication Jack Brooks legislation LEVITAS Management and Budget ment mission Murphy Commission National Security October 18 Office of Management organization overseas personnel positions President President's proposed public diplomacy questions radio recommendations Relations Reorganization Plan responsible RFE/RL scholars Section Senate Smith-Mundt Act Soviet Union staff Stanton Panel Subcommittee tion transferred transmitters U.S. Congress U.S. Government U.S. Information Agency United States Information USIA USIA's Voice of America Washington WELLFORD
Page 116 - Agency and the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the Department of State. The...
Page 41 - VOA news will be accurate, objective, and comprehensive. "(2) VOA will represent America, not any single segment of American society, and will therefore present a balanced and comprehensive projection of significant American thought and institutions.
Page 89 - Code, and shall perform such duties and exercise such powers as the Director may prescribe. The Deputy Director shall act for, and exercise the powers of, the Director during the absence or disability of the Director or in the event of a vacancy In the office of Director.
Page 247 - An alien having a residence in a foreign country which he has no intention of abandoning who is a bona fide student, scholar, trainee, teacher, professor, research assistant, specialist, or leader in a field of specialized knowledge or skill, or other person of similar description who is coming temporarily to the United States as a participant in a program designated by the Secretary of State, for the purpose of teaching, instructing or lecturing, studying, observing, conducting research, consulting,...
Page 373 - States to promote a better understanding of the United States in other countries, and to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.
Page 37 - JCS by making him the principal military advisor to the President, the National Security Council and the Secretary of Defense.
Page 50 - Among the means to be used in achieving these objectives are— ( 1) an information service to disseminate abroad information about the United States, its people, and policies promulgated by the Congress, the President, the Secretary of State and other responsible officials of Government having to do with matters affecting foreign affairs...
Page 231 - Secretary is authorized, when he finds it appropriate, to provide for the preparation, and dissemination abroad, of information about the United States, its people, and its policies, through press, publications, radio, motion pictures, and other information media, and through information centers and instructors abroad.
Page 373 - States to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries by means of educational and cultural exchange; to strengthen the ties which unite us with other nations by demonstrating the educational and cultural interests, developments, and achievements of the people of the United States and other nations, and...
Page 230 - Secretary is authorized to provide for assistance to schools, libraries, and community centers abroad, founded or sponsored by citizens of the United States, and serving as demonstration centers for methods and practices employed in the United States.