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Patrick Butler Speaks at the Media Institute Luncheon
On Thursday, May 17, 2012, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler addressed members of the Media Institute in Washington DC.
Patrick Butler's Presidential Remarks at The 2012 Public Media Summit
On Monday, February 27, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler delivered remarks at The 2012 Public Media Summit
Patrick Butler's Speech at the Chattanooga Rotary
On Thursday, January 19, 2012, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler addressed members of the Chattanooga Rotary.
Patrick Butler's Speech at APT Conference 2011
On Friday, November 11, 2011, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler addressed attendees at the APT Conference.
Patrick Butler's Speech at NETA Conference 2011
On Wednesday, October 19, 2011, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler addressed attendees at the NETA Conference
Patrick Butler's Speech at APTS Capitol Hill Day 2011
On Monday, April 4, 2011, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler Delivered his Presidential Address at Capitol Hill Day
Patrick Butler Remarks at the NETA Conference
On Thursday, January 13, 2011, APTS President and CEO Addressed Attendees at the NETA Conference
Rod Bates Remarks at the FCC Workshop on the Future of Media
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) held a workshop on Friday, April 30, 2010 on the Future of Media. This all day workshop was entitled, "Public and Other Noncommercial Media in the Digital Era."
Lonna Thompson's Speech at the PBS Annual Meeting 2010
Lonna Thompson, APTS Interim President and CEO, addressed attendees at the PBS Annual Meeting in Austin, TX. Thompson's speech focused on the role that APTS plays in broadband deployment, spectrum re-packing and the future of journalism.

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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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