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Public Media Association Condemns House NPR Vote
The Public Media Association condemned the House’s approval of H.R. 1076, which prohibits federal funds from being used to support NPR and prohibits local public radio stations from using...
House Eliminates Funding For Local Public Television and Radio Stations
Today, the Public Media Association (PMA) expressed deep disappointment with the House vote to eliminate funding for local public television and radio stations.
APTS and NPR Join Forces To Create Public Media Association
NPR and APTS today announced the formation of the Public Media Association (PMA), a joint initiative to respond to the current federal funding crisis on behalf of public broadcasting.
APTS Statement on the President's FY 2012 Budget
APTS reacts to the President's FY 2012 budget
APTS Expressed Deep Concern Over the Elimination of Federal Funding For Public Broadcasting
APTS expressed deep concern today as the House Appropriations Committee formally proposed to eliminate federal funding for public broadcasting.
APTS Board Elects the Honorable Louis W. Sullivan, M.D. to the Board of Trustees for the Association of Public Television Stations
On Wednesday, January 5, 2011, the APTS Board of Trustees elected The Honorable Louis Wade Sullivan to its Board of Trustees
APTS Promotes Lonna Thompson to Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
On Wednesday, January 5, 2011, APTS announced the promotion of Lonna Thompson.
APTS Applauds The House of Representatives For Rejecting An Attempt to Prohibit Federal Funding for NPR
APTS applauds the House of Representatives for overwhelmingly rejecting the attempt by Congressman Doug Lamborn to prohibit federal funding for NPR.
APTS Deeply Troubled by Proposal to Eliminate Federal Funding for Public Broadcasting
APTS is deeply troubled by yesterday’s recommendation from the co-chairs of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform to eliminate funding for public broadcasting programs and...

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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

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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