Profile of C-SPAN Book America's Town Hall

Brian Lamb, Chairman and CEO of C-SPAN, spoke to members of the Washington Metropolitan Cable Club about the book America’s Town Hall. He talked about… read more

Brian Lamb, Chairman and CEO of C-SPAN, spoke to members of the Washington Metropolitan Cable Club about the book America’s Town Hall. He talked about C-SPAN, how it’s funded, and who watches the network. Mr. Lamb cited the First Amendment and free enterprise as the two main reasons for C-SPAN’s success. He also attributed the network’s success to the fact that it offers viewers an unfiltered, unbiased look at government. close

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Profile of C-SPAN Book America's Town Hall

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Program ID:
3241-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 02, 1988 | 11:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jul 04, 1988 | 12:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Jul 02, 1988 | 11:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 04, 1988 | 12:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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