|Slogan||Created by Cable. Offered as a Public Service.|
|Headquarters||Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C.|
|Owner||National Cable Satellite Corporation (nonprofit)|
C-SPAN (//; an acronym for Cable-Satellite Public Affairs Network) is a private, not-for-profit cable television network in the United States. It was created in 1979 by the cable television industry as a public service. It televises many proceedings of the U.S. federal government, as well as other programs related to public affairs.