WPT and WPR Offer Live Coverage of Gov. Tony Evers’ 2019 State of the State Address

Download Document

NEWS-RELEASE-State-of-the-State-2019_0.docx

29.30 KB

Download


Jan. 15, 2019
For More Information:
Ian Lewitz, WPT Publicist, ian.lewitz@wpt.org
Rick Reyer, WPR Regional Manager, rick.reyer@uwc.edu
Television or web stream questions:
Joel Waldinger, State of the State Live Producer, 608-890-2840 joel.waldinger@wpt.org
WPT and WPR Offer Live Coverage of Gov. Tony Evers' 2019 State of the State Address
Gov. Tony Evers' 2019 State of the State Address will air live 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22 on Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) and Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR) and will stream live online at wpt.org and wpr.org.
In the address, Gov. Evers will highlight priorities for 2019 before a joint session of the Wisconsin State Legislature in the State Capitol building. Speaker of the Assembly Robin Vos (R-Burlington) will provide this year's Republican response following the address.
WPT Here & Now anchor Frederica Freyberg and WPR State Capitol Bureau Chief Shawn Johnson will co-anchor the coverage.
MEDIA NOTE: Stations may retransmit WPT and WPR coverage, whether live, tape-delayed or in clips for newscasts. Courtesy credit should be given to the appropriate entity, either Wisconsin Public Television or WPR. Coverage will not be uplinked via satellite; stations planning to use the coverage will need to record it off-air or access the livestream. You can watch the livestream at http://wpt.org/watch/liveevent.
WPR and WPT are services of the Educational Communications Board and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Wisconsin Public Television is a place to grow through learning on WHA-TV, Madison; WPNE-TV, Green Bay; WHRM-TV, Wausau; WLEF-TV, Park Falls; WHLA-TV, La Crosse; and WHWC-TV, Menomonie-Eau Claire.
-END-