PBS returns millions to anti-pension crusader who funded TV series

2014-03-11T00:09:24-07:00February 20th, 2014|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , |

A member station within the Public Broadcasting Service announced Friday that it would return a $3.5 million grant to a former Enron executive who first provided the money to fund an anti-pension series. WNET, the New York City affiliate of PBS, said production on the planned series, dubbed “Pension Peril,” would be suspended indefinitely after journalist David Sirota of PandoDaily revealed the money was coming from the Laura and John Arnold Foundation. John Arnold, a former executive at the [...]