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New York Times Article Explains That The Tide Is Turning For Public Television Funding
The New York Times recently published an article by journalist Elizabeth Jensen, "In Reversal Since the Recession, Some States Give More Money to Public Television."
APTS Statement on President Obama's FY 2015 Budget
APTS president and CEO Patrick Butler issued the following statement on President Obama's FY 2015 budget that was released today.
APTS Presents Senator Tom Harkin With Its First-Ever Lifetime Achievement Award
APTS today presented its first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award to Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA).
APTS Presents Senator John D. Rockefeller IV With Champion of Public Broadcasting Award
APTS today presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Senator John D. Rockefeller IV (D-WV).
APTS Presents The 2014 National Advocacy Award to Dorothy Pacella, Executive Director, Friends of THIRTEEN, Inc.
APTS today presented Dorothy Pacella, executive director of the Friends of THIRTEEN, Inc., with the 2014 National Advocacy Award for her exceptional efforts in furthering public television’s...
APTS Presents The 2014 National Advocacy Award to Gail Sande, Member of the Board of Trustees, KNPB Public Broadcasting
APTS today presented Gail Sande, Member of the Board of Trustees, KNPB Public Broadcasting, with the 2014 National Advocacy Award for her exceptional efforts in furthering public television’s...
APTS Presents Congressman Don Young With Champion of Public Broadcasting Award
APTS today presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Congressman Don Young (R-AK).
APTS Presents The 2014 David J. Brugger Lay Leadership Award to Edmund Driggs
APTS today presented the David J. Brugger Lay Leadership Award to Edmund Driggs for his outstanding work as an advocate for public television in his community and on the national scene.
APTS Presents Governor Mike Pence With Champion of Public Broadcasting Award
APTS today presented its Champion of Public Broadcasting Award to Governor Mike Pence (R-IN).
Association of Public Television Stations Elects New Board Leaders, Members
APTS today announced the election of new leadership positions to its Board of Trustees, the election of five new members to its Board of Trustees and the re-election of two current members to...

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NBC News Article Explains How Cuts To Public Broadcasting Funding Will Affect Local Workers and Stations

This NBC News article explains how eliminating the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) would have a far-reaching effect on public television and radio stations across the country.
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APTS Statement on the President’s FY 2018 Budget

On Thursday March 16, 2017, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler made the following remarks on the budget released by President Trump.
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The Signal

THE SIGNAL - December 2016

Register Today for the APTS 2017 Public Media Summit; Patrick Butler Essay on the New Washington Published in Current; Technology Coalition Webinar on New Broadcast Standard Available Now; ESSA Family Engagement Plan Memo Available to Stations
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THE SIGNAL - October 2016

The 2017 Public Media Summit Registration is Now Open; APTS and DHS Enter Agreement to Promote Datacasting in this edition of The Signal.
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