Tax Exempt WHYY’s NewsWorks presents very little hard news and, for the most part, promotes predictable, unoriginal Liberal Democratic and anti-Republican viewpoint and smart alecky opinion and talking points. NewsWorks is the rapidly more vapid Inquirer without the news.
WHYY is a tax exempt private multi-million dollar corporation whose president Bill Marrazzo paid $448, 161 with bonus payout of $290,814 for total 2010 compensation of $738, 975.
Additionally, WHYY has received substantial financing from State Government. Read here and F$ 4 million in capital funding from Liberal Republican Governor Ridge in 1998 and 2000. WHYY has never done a negative story about former Governor Ridge.
Friday 22 July NewsWorks’ leading story: More Heat More Bugs
The Notebook, however, is focused on Philadelphia’s violent and educationally dysfunctional schools and presents hard news.