January 28, 2005

Crapo Speaks With Concerned Idahoans During January â??Capitol Watchâ??

Washington D.C. - Idaho Senator Mike Crapo kicks off the 2004 â??Capitol Watchâ?? on Tuesday, January 13, 2004, with a series of questions from Idahoans. The taped questions range from water sovereignty to war in the Middle East. â??Capitol Watchâ?? will air from 7 to 7:30 p.m. Mountain/6 to 6:30 p.m. Pacific next Tuesday, over local cable systems throughout Idaho. The audio from the program is also simulcast on Crapoâ??s website, http://crapo.senate.gov; RealPlayer must be downloaded on the computer in order to listen to the program. â??Capitol Watchâ?? will air the second Tuesday of each month throughout 2004.â??It is of utmost importance for me to know the concerns of my fellow Idahoans and I always enjoy the chance to visit with my constituents,â?? Crapo said of this edition of the program. â??I am always impressed with the knowledge and level of concern that the people of Idaho display,â?? Crapo added.â??Capitol Watchâ?? will air in the following cities over the following channels:Boise/Nampa/Caldwell 11Coeur dâ??Alene 19Idaho City 37Idaho Falls/Blackfoot 19Lewiston 13Moscow 11Pocatello 22Twin Falls 60The program is also 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.# # #