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50th Anniversary of the Public Broadcasting Act

Video capturing the spirit of the Public Broadcasting Act and how your efforts have taken public broadcasting beyond anything they could have conceived at the time of the Act.
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Station Work Over the Past 50 Years

Video capturing our stations’ ribbon cutting ceremonies and the work over the past 50 years in the areas of education, public safety and civic leadership.
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An explanation of the new broadcast standard ATSC

The Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) has developed the ATSC 3.0 television standard - also known as Next Generation TV.
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APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler Speaks on Washington Post Live Panel about Spectrum

On Tuesday, June 18, 2013, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler joined a panel of guests as part of Washington Post Live.
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APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler Interviewed on C-SPAN's The Communicators

APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler appears on C-SPAN's The Communicators
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APTS Testifies Before the House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology

On Wednesday, February 13, Government Relations Director Jennifer Kieley testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology at an educational hearing on the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act of 2010 (STELA)
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APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler Interviewed on WCTE’s One on One with Becky Magura

On Thursday, February 16, 2012, Patrick Butler, APTS President and CEO, visited his home state of Tennessee and local public television station WCTE.
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APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler's Speaks at the Rotary Club of Chattanooga

On Thursday, January 19, 2012, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler spoke to the Rotary Club of Chattanooga.
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APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler Interview on WTCI's The A List with Alison Lebovitz

In January 2012, APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler, a Chattanooga native, was the premiere guest on WTCI's new series The A List with Alison Lebovitz webisodes.
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Latest News

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

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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