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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. Alison spoke to Pat about his career in government and media, including his time at the White House and his current role at The Association of Public Television Stations, a nonprofit membership organization that works to achieve strong and financially sound noncommercial television and advanced digital services for the American people.  

To watch the webisode in it's entirety, click here.

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Senate Provides Significant Public Broadcasting Funding This Week; APTS President and CEO Patrick Butler Testifies on Repack Funds; Amendment to Cut Federal Funding to CPB Filed and Withdrawn; Grassroots Engagement Critical; Send August Recess Meetings Reports; Upcoming Deadline for Satellite Carriage Election Requests
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