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APTS Presents Champion of Public Broadcasting Award To Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski
APTS today presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK).
APTS Presents Champion of Public Broadcasting Award To Oklahoma Congressman Tom Cole
APTS today presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Congressman Tom Cole (R-OK).
America's Public Television Stations Commit in Principle to Participate in FirstNet Nationwide Public Safety Network
APTS announced that its member stations have committed in principle to an allocation of 1 Mbps of their public television spectrum to participate in the FirstNet nationwide public safety network.
The Association of Public Television Stations Changes Its Name To America's Public Television Stations
The Association of Public Television Stations (APTS) announced that it has a new name -- America's Public Television Stations -- effective immediately.
Association of Public Television Stations Presents 2016 David J. Brugger Lay Leadership Award to National Friends of Public Broadcasting
APTS Presents 2016 David J. Brugger Lay Leadership Award to National Friends of Public Broadcasting
Association of Public Television Stations Presents 2016 Pillar of Public Service Award to Malcolm Brett of Wisconsin Public Television
APTS today presented the first-ever Pillar of Public Service Award to Malcolm Brett, Director of Broadcast and Media Innovations for Wisconsin Public Television.
APTS, PBS and NCTA Statement Regarding Renewal of 2005 Public Television Digital Cable Carriage Agreement
APTS and PBS are pleased to announce today the renewal of their historic 2005 Public Television Digital Cable Carriage Agreement with the National Cable & Telecommunications Association (...
Association of Public Television Stations Elects Board Leaders, Members
APTS today announced the election of its leaders and members of its Board of Trustees.
APTS Statement on the President's FY 2017 Budget
APTS president and CEO Patrick Butler issued the following statement on President Obama’s FY 2017 budget that was released today.
Public Service Media: Education, Public Safety and Civic Leadership
America’s public television stations are committed to three essential public service missions: education, public safety and civic leadership.

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THE SIGNAL - May 2017

Congress Passes FY 2017 Omnibus Appropriations Bill Funding Public Media; Presidential Budget Proposes Elimination of Public Broadcasting Funding; FCC Initiates Proposals That Benefit Public Broadcasting; APTS Files Joint Comments on the Implementation of ATSC 3.0
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THE SIGNAL - April 2017

Public Media Funding Included in FY 2017 Omnibus Appropriations Bill; Protect My Public Media Gathers Record Numbers on Advocacy Initiatives; FCC Releases Final Public Notice on Spectrum Auction.
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