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C-SPAN, Bright House bring Campaign Bus 2012 to Lakewood High School in St. Petersburg Wednesday



cspan_bus.jpgHere's the release from C-SPAN about the event, which brings their Campaign Bus 2012 to Lakewood at 8 a.m. Wednesday.

WASHINGTON (November 10, 2011) – Pinellas residents will be among the first to tour C-SPAN’s Campaign 2012 Bus when it makes a stop at Lakewood High School on Wednesday, November 16 on its “Road to the White House” tour, named after C-SPAN’s signature political program.

The Campaign 2012 Bus travels the country to promote and enhance C-SPAN’s extensive resources and political coverage by stopping at major political events such as candidate debates and speeches in early primary states and meeting with voters on the campaign trail.  Additionally, the Bus will tour state capitals, visit community events, and host students and teachers around the nation, giving them an inside look at C-SPAN’s comprehensive educational and political resources. 

cspan_jpg_475x310_q85.jpgVisitors will learn about the following programming and resources via HD TVs, touch screen computers, laptops, and mobile devices: 
•    C-SPAN’s in-depth public affairs event coverage
•    C-SPAN’s web offerings, including archived video going back to 1987 through C-SPAN’s vast Video Library and Congressional Chronicle
•    Many ways to connect with C-SPAN on the go including Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, YouTube, XM Radio, and iPhone and Blackberry apps

This St. Petersburg event is in partnership with Bright House Networks.

“We are very proud to partner with Lakewood High School and host the C-SPAN Digital Bus,” stated John Dosher, vice president/general manager, Bright House Networks.  “The C-SPAN Bus provides an important resource through the coverage of our political process and educating communities about our government.”

Lakewood High School            8:00 a.m.-10:00 a.m.
1400 54th Ave. S.
Saint Petersburg, FL 33705

Follow the Road to the White House with C-SPAN’s political coverage on the C-SPAN networks, C-SPAN Radio, and

In St.t Petersburg, C-SPAN is available on channel 15, C-SPAN2 on channel 24, and C-SPAN3 on channel 129.

[Last modified: Friday, November 11, 2011 3:01pm]


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