Court TV’s Henry Schleiff and others frequently urge us in the media to focus attention on cable’s public affairs programming (Cfax 02/06). We’re listening. CableFAX/CableWorld has established an annual award for cable’s finest public affairs programming. Programmers are urged to overnight relevant shows (airdates from Mar ’03 through Feb ’04) with a short note to: Public Affairs Programming Award, c/o CableFAX Daily, 1201 Seven Locks Rd, Suite 300, Potomac, MD 20854, att: Seth Arenstein (301-354-1782). — Go to to see the just-released finalists for the ’04 Beacons, set to be awarded at the CTPAA Forum, Mar 24, Fairmont Hotel in DC.

The Daily


Wicker Wants Big Tech Hearing This Year

Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS) is asking Senate Commerce Chair Maria Cantwell (D-WA) to hold a hearing on the state of free speech on social media before the end of this Congress. In a letter, he said the release of

Read the Full Issue
The Skinny is delivered on Tuesday and focuses on the cable profession. You'll stay in the know on the headlines, topics and special issues you value most. Sign Up


Seeking an INDUSTRY JOB?

Hiring? In conjunction with our sister brand, Cynopsis, we are offering hiring managers a deep pool of media-savvy, skilled candidates at a range of experience levels and sectors, The result will be an even more robust industry job board, to help both employers and job seekers.

Contact for more information.