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APTS Statement on Elimination of Federal Funding for Public Broadcasting
Governor Romney’s call for the elimination of federal funding for public broadcasting during last night’s debate has generated an extraordinary – and overwhelmingly negative – public response.
APTS Statement on Federal Funding for Public Broadcasting
APTS is deeply disappointed to see that the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor-Health & Human Services-Education has proposed deep rescissions in federal funding for public...
APTS Presents Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to House Appropriations Committee Chairman Harold Rogers
On Tuesday, February 28, 2012, APTS presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to House Appropriations Committee chairman Harold Rogers (R-KY).
APTS Presents Congressman Edward J. Markey With Champion of Public Broadcasting Award
On Tuesday, February ­28, 2012, APTS presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award, the Association’s highest honor, to Congressman Edward J. Markey (D-MA).
APTS Presented the 2012 National Advocacy Award to Kathleen Rae, Director, Government and External Affairs, WNET New York Public Media
On Tuesday, February 28, 2012, APTS today presented Kathleen Rae, director, government and external affairs, WNET New York Public Media, with the 2012 National Advocacy Award for her exceptional...
APTS Presents 2012 National Advocacy Award to Eric Hyyppa, Director and General Manager of KUSM-TV, MontanaPBS
on Tuesday, February 28, 2012, APTS presented Eric Hyyppa with the 2012 National Advocacy Award for his exceptional efforts in furthering public television’s legislative goals.
APTS Presents The 2012 David J. Brugger Grassroots Advocacy Award to Catherine Ann Stevens
APTS today presented the David J. Brugger Grassroots Advocacy Award to Catherine Ann Stevens.
APTS Recognizes PBS Hawaii with an EDGE Award for HIKI NO, the Nation’s First Statewide Student News Network
APTS today presented PBS Hawaii with a 2012 EDGE Award for HIKI NO, the Nation’s First Statewide Student News Network.
APTS Recognizes Detroit Public Television for Great Lakes Now, a Groundbreaking Multi-Platform Citizenship Initiative
APTS today presented Detroit Public Television with a 2012 EDGE Award for Great Lakes Now.
Local Public Television Stations Elect New Members to the Board of Trustees of the Association of Public Television Stations
APTS announced the recent election of three new members of its Board of Trustees

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America's Public Television Stations Elect W. Craig Fugate, Former FEMA Administrator and Florida Emergency Management Director, to APTS Board of Trustees

APTS today announced the election of W. Craig Fugate, former FEMA Administrator and Florida Emergency Management Director, to the APTS Board of Trustees.
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APTS Congratulates FCC Chairman Pai on his Senate Confirmation

Patrick Butler, president and chief executive officer of America’'s Public Television Stations (APTS), issued the following statement on the reconfirmation of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai to a...
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THE SIGNAL - September 2017

Appropriations Update; Send Recess Meetings Reports; FCC Opens Second Repacking Filing Window; FCC Announces First Transition Progress Report Deadline for Reassigned Stations; Call for Nominations to the APTS Board of Trustees; APTS Thanks Associate Members; Public Broadcasters Eligible for NEH Emergency Grants to Protect Humanities Collections.
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THE SIGNAL - August 2017

Senate Provides Significant Public Broadcasting Funding This Week; APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler Testifies on Repack Funds; Amendment to Cut Federal Funding to CPB Filed and Withdrawn; Grassroots Engagement Critical; Send August Recess Meetings Reports; Upcoming Deadline for Satellite Carriage Election Requests
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