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APTS Appoints Lonna Thompson as Interim President and CEO
The Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) Board of Trustees has appointed Lonna Thompson as their Interim President and CEO, effective April 1, 2010.
APTS to Recognize Vermont Public Television for an Innovative and Groundbreaking Campaign to Promote Awareness of Mental Illness
APTS will recognize Vermont Public Television with a 2010 EDGE Award to for demonstrating the great potential of digital television.
APTS to Recognize WHRO for the Innovative use of Digital Technology through the Hampton Roads Virtual Learning Center
APTS will recognize WHRO of Norfolk, Virginia with a 2010 EDGE Award for its innovative use of digital technology to promote student learning in partnership with 18 public school divisions in...
APTS to Recognize Blue Ridge Public Television for JobQuest, an Innovative and Groundbreaking Partnership
APTS will recognize Blue Ridge Public Television with a 2010 EDGE Award for demonstrating the great potential of digital television.
APTS to Recognize Three Leaders in Advocacy on Behalf of Public Broadcasting
The Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) will recognize three leaders in public broadcasting with the 2010 APTS National Advocacy Awards.
APTS to Recognize the Honorable Louis W. Sullivan, M.D. for his Stewardship of Public Broadcasting Atlanta and for Championing Public Television’s Role in Disease Prevention and Education
The Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) will present the 2010 David J. Brugger Grassroots Advocacy Award to the Honorable Louis Wade Sullivan, M.D., Board Chairman of the Atlanta...

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APTS Congratulates FCC Commissioners Rosenworcel and Carr on their Senate Confirmations

Patrick Butler, president and chief executive officer of APTS, issued the following statement on the confirmation of Jessica Rosenworcel and Brendan Carr to serve as Commissioners of the Federal...
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APTS Commends the U.S. House Appropriations Committee for Providing Significant Funding for Public Broadcasting

APTS president and CEO Patrick Butler issued the following statement today commending the U.S. House Appropriations Committee for its bipartisan support of public broadcasting funding.
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THE SIGNAL - July 2017

Appropriations Update; House Budget Bill Slightly Softens Public Broadcasting Reference; Leadership Council Webinar Recording Now Available; August Recess Engagement Critical; House Subcommittee On Communications And Technology Holds FCC Oversight Hearing: APTS Files Ex Parte Opposing Microsoft's White Spaces Proposal; and more.
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THE SIGNAL - June 2017

APTS and PBS Announce Initiative With T-Mobile to Preserve Access to Public Television for Millions in Rural America; Budget and Appropriations Update; Protect My Public Media Prepares for the Next Challenge; Fourth of July Recess Next Week: Engage with Members of Congress and the Public; Public Television Files Reply Comments in the FCC Next Gen Proceeding
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