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LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

In 2008, APTS created the Leadership Council (LC), a key contact network to promote public television's mission on Capitol Hill.  The Council is an interactive forum through which local citizens work together to better tell the story of public television to their Members of Congress. The message Council members carry to their legislators is vital to the successful growth of public broadcasting in the digital age.

The Council also seeks to build meaningful relationships between Council members and their local public television stations. Council members will serve as a volunteer representative of their local station, so the communication between the station and the Council member is critical for success.


 

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Advocacy Center

Final stage rule met in the spectrum auction and legislation introduced to roll back irrelevant ownership reporting.
Congress passes FY17 budget, new Communications Subcommittee leaders, and Resolve to #ProtectPublicMedia.

Leadership Council

Michael Dimock, President of the Pew Research Center, briefed Leadership Council members on the state of polling in 2016.
The current and future President & CEO of the Fred Rogers Company and community relations expert briefed the Leadership Council on their upcoming goals and plans.