Sign up for a MyC-SPAN account

Enter your account info

Fill out the form below to activate your free MyC-SPAN account. This account grants access to additional features of the Video Library, including:

  • Follow Programs, People, Bills, and Organizations: Click the star on a page to save for later, track the issue discussed, or simply mark it as interesting.
  • Saving Clips: Users can now save clips they have created to allow easier viewing and sharing.
  • User Profiles: See video recommendations based on people and organizations you follow. View and share clips you have created. View and share programs, people, bills, and organizations you are currently following.

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Alpha-numeric characters only, no spaces.

Passwords are case-sensitive.
Passwords must be at least 8 characters long.
Passwords must contain no more than 2 consecutive identical characters.
Passwords must follow at least 3 of the following requirements:

  • Contain at least 1 lower-case letter (a-z)
  • Contain at least 1 upper-case letter (A-Z)
  • Contain at least 1 number (0-9)
  • Contain at least 1 of the following characters: .!"$%&#@^*()-_+=~`

Answer the following basic math question. This is done as a measure to ensure an actual person is creating this account.

Shortly after submission, an activation email will be sent to the email address provided above. Please follow the instructions provided within the activation message to finish creating your MyC-SPAN user account.

Or register using a Facebook account

Use an existing Facebook account to automate the MyC-SPAN account registration process. This will allow you to login to your MyC-SPAN profile using your Facebook account. The C-SPAN Video Library will ask for permission to access the following information from your Facebook profile:

  • Basic information: needed in order to access the user's name.
  • Email address: needed for sending an activation email.
  • Location: used in order to determine congressional members representing your area.

If you do not wish to create a MyC-SPAN account with your Facebook profile at this time, you can always link your Facebook profile to your MyC-SPAN account later at the MyC-SPAN profile settings page.

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