Attention, politics die-hards: Public affairs channel C-SPAN is floating its bus to Alaska for a road trip

C-SPAN’s bus travels around the country to promote the station. It has tablet computers, a selfie station and a television studio onboard. (Courtesy C-SPAN)
C-SPAN’s bus travels around the country to promote the station. It has tablet computers, a selfie station and a television studio onboard. (Courtesy C-SPAN)

The politics television station C-SPAN is sending its bus on a road trip around Alaska later this month, and residents of Juneau, Fairbanks and Anchorage will have a chance to check out its onboard television studio and take pop quizzes.

C-SPAN is holding public events in Juneau on June 18 and 19, in Fairbanks on June 22 and June 23 and in Anchorage on June 25, 26 and 27.

The bus is on a tour of all 50 state capitals to promote the 40-year-old station.

C-SPAN, a nonprofit company, is essentially a national version of Alaska’s popular “Gavel to Gavel” program, which covers the state Legislature. C-SPAN broadcasts…

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