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 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.
In May 2017 - TVMT is showing rebroadcasts of 2017 Legislative Session Activities.
COMING SOON: LIVE broadcasts of Legislative Interim Committee Hearings!
Friday, May 26th
8:00 AM - ICCW Excellence in Leadership Awards; Senate Business & Labor Hearings covering Equal Pay Legislation (SB 217 & SB 148)
6:00 PM - Legislative Finance Committee (from 5/22); Selected Hearings from Senate Business & Labor (Feb. 2017)
Saturday, May 27th
9:00 AM - Legislative Finance Committee (from 5/22); Selected Hearings from Senate Business & Labor (Feb. 2017) House Appropriations from April 2017
6:00 PM - Selected hearings from Senate Public Health; House Local Govt.; Senate Highways & Transportation; and House Floor Session
Sunday, May 28th
9:00 AM - Selected hearings from Senate Public Health; House Local Govt.; Senate Highways & Transportation; and House Floor Session; Senate Floor Session;