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APTS PRESIDENT AND CEO PATRICK BUTLER INTERVIEWED ON C-SPAN'S...

APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler Interviewed on C-SPAN's The Communicators

On March 21, 2013, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler was the premiere guest on The Communicators, C-SPAN’s weekly series featuring a half-hour interview with the people who shape the nation’s communications future. Pat discussed the future of public broadcasting with Communications Daily reporter Kamala Lane and The Communicators host Peter Slen.

The interview aired on Saturday, March 30 at 6:30 p.m. (ET) and on Monday, April 1 on C-SPAN2 at 8:00 a.m. (ET) and 8:00 p.m. (ET).

To watch the interview in its entirety, click here.

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