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Newton Minow, at right with CPB Director Bruce Ramer and Chair Patricia Cahill, spurred the development of public broadcasting in the 1960s by calling for public interest standards and educational values in the emerging medium of television. CPB presented it Lifetime Achievement Award to the former FCC chairman.

Holding his CPB Awards, Newton Minow stands with CPB Director Bruce Ramer and Chair Patricia Cahill.

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