About The Florida Channel

The Florida Channel is a state-run public affairs television network based in Tallahassee, Florida, United States. It is operated by the Florida State Legislature and provides gavel-to-gavel coverage of the state's legislative proceedings, including committee meetings, floor sessions, and other government-related events. The channel's programming also includes coverage of Florida's executive branch and the judicial branch, as well as public policy discussions, educational programming, and other content of statewide interest.

The Florida Channel is a non-profit, government-access television network operated by Florida State University's WFSU-TV and the Florida State Legislature. The channel is currently carried by 46 cable TV systems throughout the State of Florida either on a part-time or full-time basis as well as through up to 18 live Internet streams and via satellite.

The station operates 24 hours a day though its normal broadcast schedule starts at 6:00 a.m. ET and ends at 6:00 p.m. ET with the day's programming repeated in a loop throughout the night. The Florida Channel also airs on the digital subchannels of most Florida PBS member stations and on some public independent and local cable-only stations.

The Florida Channel's programming includes live coverage of the Florida Legislature, the Florida Supreme Court, and other state government proceedings, as well as public affairs programs, documentaries, and news specials. The channel also offers a variety of online resources, including video archives, transcripts, and educational materials.

The Florida Channel was founded in 1996 by the Florida Legislature with the goal of providing Floridians with access to information about their government. The channel is funded by a combination of legislative appropriations and subscriber fees.

The Florida Channel has been praised for its commitment to providing objective and unbiased coverage of state government. The channel has also been recognized for its innovative use of technology to deliver its programming to viewers.

In 2015, the Florida Channel was awarded the Edward R. Murrow Award for Overall Excellence in Local Television. The channel has also been honored with awards from the National Association of Broadcasters, the Public Broadcasting Service, and the Florida Association of Broadcasters.

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