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Television Montana (TVMT)

Uniting People & Government through the Power of Television

Television Montana (TVMT) is a statewide television channel that provides gavel-to-gavel unedited coverage of legislative proceedings, both during and between sessions of the Legislature. Select activities of other agencies of state government are also covered on Television Montana (TVMT.)

The Legislative Services Division, under the direction of Legislative Council, is tasked with developing and administering the statewide broadcasting program - commonly known as TVMT. TVMT is produced through a partnership with Montana PBS.

TVMT Channels

TVMT is provided by the efforts of Montana broadcasters, cable, and telecommunications providers to thousands of Montana homes in over 225 communities every day. TVMT is carried on Charter Communications, Montana PBS, 3 Rivers Communications, Mid-Rivers Communications, Nemont, MT Opticom, Skyview TV, Tobacco Valley Communications, Valley County Television District #1, Southern Montana Telephone and Viking Broadband.

TVMT is Channel 191 in all Charter Spectrum markets.

TVMT is carried on Montana PBS's Over the Air digital lineup on the .5 channel as "Montana Capitol Coverage." Check to see if you are in their broadcast area here.

For all other providers, please check your local listings.

TVMT Programming Highlights:

Between legislative sessions, TVMT covers Legislative Interim activities and selected events from the Executive and Judicial Branches of State Government. LIVE events are notated and all other listings are re-broadcasts of previously recorded events.

2017 Special Session

Monday, November 13, 2017

TVMT Evening Schedule
Programming begins at 6:00 PM

  • Joint House & Senate Taxation Committees
  • Joint House Business & Labor and Senate Business, Labor & Economic Affairs
  • Joint Rules Committees
  • House Rules Committee
  • Joint House Appropriations and Senate Finance & Claims

TVMT is currently NOT carried by satellite television providers.

TVMT was established by the 2001 Legislature and is administered by the Legislative Services Division.

For more information about TVMT, contact K'Lynn Sloan Harris, Legislative Audio Video Coordinator, 406-444-3267.

To give programming feedback or make suggestions, please contact us at

Public comment guidelines for those testifying before a committee are listed here.


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11/13/2017 4:01:14 PM