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Is C-Span carried in HD by any provider?
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Yes!

Only some Cable ones though.

http://www.avsforum.com/t/1058081/official-avs-national-hd-channel-lineups-cable-dbs-fiber-iptv-updated-5-26-12

My provider has all 3 in HD.smile.gif


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Time Warner Cable carries all 3 in NYC, not anywhere else.

Bright House Networks carries all 3 in their major clusters (Central Florida, Indianapolis, Michigan, Birmingham, Bakersfield)

Comcast carries C-SPAN HD in a lot of markets now, C-SPAN 2 HD only in Philadelphia (city) and some parts of the Southeast.

Midcontinent Communications carries C-SPAN HD in Minnesota and the Dakotas.

I'm not aware of anyone else having it yet. TVguide.com shows Charter in San Luis Obispo, CA carrying C-SPAN HD, but there has been no formal announcement. It may be coming to Charter in the future.
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There are also some tiny cable providers carrying C-SPAN in HD. In fact, when the three C-SPAN channels launched in HD about two years ago, C-SPAN made a point of mentioning that the municipal cable system in Frankfort, KY was the first provider carrying their channels in HD. There's archived video of this available at http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/294684-7.

Bend Broadband in central Oregon also carries C-SPAN and C-SPAN 2 in HD (see lineup here).
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Hmm, how do we go about getting Comcast to roll this out in more of their markets? I'm on the Vinnings headend in the ATL, & I, for one, welcome our new C-SPAN overlords. wink.gif

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