On Thursday, January 12th at 2:30pm, Representative Maxine Waters was speaking on the floor of the House of Representatives about the H.R. 78, a bill that would decrease regulations of the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Mid sentence, the C-SPAN feed suddenly switched to “Russia Today,” (RT). Take a look.
The interruption continued for about 10 minutes. C-SPAN released a statement saying their online feed was briefly interrupted by RT programming. They are currently investigating and troubleshooting the occurrence. For now, they assume it was simply an internal routing issue. If it’s anything other than that, they will let the public know.