Press Release of Senator Crapo
Crapo’s “Capitol Watch” Has Holiday Theme
Statewide cable program airs Tuesday, December 14th
Contact: Susan Wheeler
Washington, DC – Idaho Senator Mike Crapo’s monthly television program broadcast from the nation’s capital will feature the spirit of the holiday season this month. Crapo’s “Capitol Watch” program airs at 7:00 p.m. Mountain/ 6:00 p.m. Pacific on most public access cable stations across Idaho. This month’s edition airs Tuesday evening, December 14th.
This month’s program contains highlights of Idaho’s contribution to the Christmas celebration at the U.S. Capitol last year. Idaho supplied the Capitol Christmas tree, and the ceremony in Washington, DC, included a performance from the Snake River Chamber Choir from Snake River High School in Bingham County. Governor Dirk Kempthorne and Congressman Mike Simpson also spoke during the event and their comments are also included in the program airing Tuesday night.
“Capitol Watch” will air in the following cities over the following cable channels:
Coeur d’Alene 19
Idaho City 37
Idaho Falls/Blackfoot 19
Lewiston 13 Moscow 11
Twin Falls 60
Crapo’s “Capitol Watch” program airs statewide on Idaho cable television stations the second Tuesday of each month. The program is sponsored by the Idaho Cable Telecommunications Association (ICTA) and local cable systems throughout Idaho. Local cable systems provide access and the channel numbers may vary from month to month. Due to equipment upgrades or scheduling conflicts, the program is not always available on every cable system in the state.
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