William F. Buckley Jr.

    - Valenda Newell
  • "Rest William, until you hear at dawn, the low, clear..."
    - Harry Simpson
  • "Thank you for sharing a part of your life with us."
    - Harry Simpson
  • "William F. Buckley was truly an amazing person with so much..."
  • "A gracious and respectable person whose work has done so..."

BUCKLEY--William F., Jr. PBS and its member stations celebrate the life of William F. Buckley Jr. The moderator of the long-running public television series "Firing Line" was one of the great gentlemen of broadcasting, a firm but fair debater whose thoughtful approach to public affairs programming made him an icon to millions of viewers of all political viewpoints. He will be missed. John Edward Porter Chairman of the Board Paula A. Kerger President and Chief Executive Officer
Published in The New York Times on Feb. 29, 2008
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