The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Personal Award: Bill Monroe




Personal Award: Bill Monroe
 1972 | NBC Television

At a time when aimless “talking heads” are proliferating on television, particularly in the nation’s capital, it is refreshing to encounter a newsman whose interviews are direct and clarifying. Monroe’s objective confrontations with Congressional newsmakers and political leaders from across the nation have provided a distinctive public service and have kept the District of Columbia political fraternity on its toes.



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