NET Resumes Gavel-to-Gavel Legislative Coverage July 20

News Release Date: 
July 6, 2020

For Immediate Release

NET Resumes Gavel-to-Gavel Legislative Coverage July 20

LINCOLN, Neb. (July 6, 2020) – NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations, will resume gavel-to-gavel television coverage of the Nebraska Legislature when it reconvenes on Monday, July 20. The Legislature suspended the session March 16 due to concerns about the coronavirus.

With 17 days remaining in the session, it is scheduled to conclude on Thursday, Aug. 13

NET’s multiplatform coverage includes live broadcasts on the NET World channel every day the legislature is in session and highlights of daily activity during radio’s NPR news programs “Morning Edition” and “All Things Considered.”

Live streaming and on-demand video are available at netNebraska.org/capitol and on the NET Nebraska mobile app. 

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MEDIA CONTACT: Kim Rogers, 402-660-5521, krogers@netNebraska.org

NET, Nebraska’s PBS & NPR Stations, is the statewide public media service dedicated to creating opportunities for Nebraskans to engage with critical issues, compelling stories and quality entertainment. NET serves each of Nebraska’s 93 counties with 52,560 hours of programming each year on four television and two radio channels, plus online and mobile content. In addition to providing free, high-quality educational programming for children, NET provides programming in the arts, award-winning news and current affairs information and emergency alert services. For more information about NET, visit netNebraska.org.