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InvestorsApril 1, 2009

Charter Sweepstakes to Award a Flat Screen HDTV Every Day in April

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Grand Prize is a Home Theater System and free Digital Cable and HD services for a year

ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 1, 2009-- Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: CHTR) announced today that it will offer new and existing customers who order services online, a chance to win a 22” flat screen HDTV every day throughout the month of April. This sweepstakes will also include an opportunity to win the Grand Prize package, including a 52” LCD flat screen HDTV, Home Theater System, plus one year of free Charter Digital Cable® service with HD programming.

Existing Charter customers upgrading their services or new customers who order online any or all of Charter’s services: Charter Digital Cable®, Charter High-Speed® Internet, or Charter Telephone® and throughout the month of April be automatically entered (upon install) to win a flat screen HDTV and possibly be the Grand Prize winner. By bundling services Charter customers have the opportunity to find greater value and savings, while meeting the entertainment and communications needs of their home.

“Our customers continue to tell us that our website ( is an easy place to find the service bundle that best meets their needs,” said Jim Gallagher, Director of Marketing for Charter. “This prompted us to launch another exciting sweepstakes to promote our easy-to-use website while at the same time reward our customers with additional savings and value,” Mr. Gallagher stated. Customers can visit for additional sweepstakes information.

“With the ever increasing popularity of HD programming, awarding these HDTVs will enable our customers to get the most from the HD Charter offers,” added Mr. Gallagher.

Charter Communications has a history of successful online sweepstakes and last month drew more new customers to Charter’s website than any other online promotion to date. In 2008, Charter’s prize-a-day sweepstakes winners won laptop computers and Xbox 360® game systems. In October, one Charter customer drove home in a new 2009 Honda Civic Hybrid.

See official sweepstakes rules (available at for further details and restrictions. Void where prohibited.

Charter Communications

Charter Communications, Inc. is a leading broadband communications company and the fourth-largest cable operator in the United States. Charter provides a full range of advanced broadband services, including Charter Digital® video entertainment programming, Charter High-Speed® Internet access, and Charter Telephone®. Charter Business™ similarly provides scalable, tailored and cost-effective broadband communications solutions to business organizations, such as business-to-business Internet access, data networking, video and music entertainment services and business telephone. Charter’s advertising sales and production services are sold under the Charter Media® brand. More information about Charter can be found at

Source: Charter Communications, Inc.

Charter Communications, Inc.
Anita Lamont, 314-543-2215