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Examples

  • I know that C-SPAN is SportsCenter for political nerds.

    Turn off the cameras in Congress

  • (C-SPAN is broadcasting lots and lots of these debates -- we are more thankful for C-SPAN with every passing day -- so check their website to see what they are planning to run.)

    The Fix's 2010 debate guide

  • A lot of the nets are carrying Scott McClellan's testimony today live -- it starts in a few minutes -- but if you're away from a television and yet blessed with bandwidth, C-SPAN is carrying it on "The Tres," or C-SPAN 3.

    McClellan Speaks! - Swampland - TIME.com

  • These special interest items are often slipped into bills at the last hour – when not even C-SPAN is watching.

    Text of Bush's State of the Union address

  • If you’re near a TV, [1] C-SPAN is covering live the [2] National Press Club address by [3] Wangari Maathai, the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.

    Print - Wangari Maathai On C-SPAN | PopPolitics.com

  • If you’re near a TV, C-SPAN is covering live the National Press Club address by Wangari Maathai, the first African woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize.

    Wangari Maathai On C-SPAN | PopPolitics.com

  • Anyone who knows anything about Islamofascism and/or cable service knows that al-Qaeda hearts C-SPAN, which is one of the few channels you can actually get in Afghani caves.

    Katie Halper: The Week in News: Al-Qaeda Hearts C-SPAN

  • Here in Ohio this is a group called SPAN that has a great idea of how to have a reasonable and good plan.

    Death by vomiting on ER Floor; Murder Weapon: Denial of Universal Health Insurance

  • I haven't space to repeat what everyone has seen on TV (if you watch Jim Lehrer or C-SPAN, that is), but I do want to end my assignment for the week by mentioning some of the speakers who might not have been seen, who impressed me and who left me with quotable quotes.

    July 2004

  • When you do that, though, I sure hope you're turning to C-SPAN, which is the closest you can get to a real delegate's eye view of the proceedings.

    Oh, get a room!

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