Hosted by KARK Political Correspondent Jessi Turnure, Capitol View is a statewide political talk show airing Sunday mornings at 8:30 on KARK. The Sunday broadcast is available to more than 2.5 million households in the television markets of Little Rock, Ft. Smith-Fayetteville, Memphis, Monroe-El Dorado, Shreveport-Texarkana and Springfield.
Capitol View, debuted in April 2013 as Little Rock’s first weekend morning political show. It focuses on the issues and newsmakers driving the Arkansas political scene. The show has featured interviews with the biggest names in Arkansas politics including all six members of Arkansas' U.S. congressional delegation, Governor Asa Hutchinson and presidential candidates Mike Huckabee and Hillary Clinton. The broadcast expanded statewide in March 2014.
In its first couple of years on television, the show has been a hit with politicians, viewers and critics. The broadcast was named an "Editor's Pick" by the Arkansas Times in its 2013 Best of Arkansas issue and "Best Addition to Arkansas Political Journalism" by Arkansas Democrat-Gazette columnist John Brummett.
Follow show on Twitter: @CapitolViewAR