Fox News Radio Offers Debate Coverage, Labor Day Specials
August 3, 2015 at 6:41 AM (PT)
FOX NEWS RADIO is offering Republican debate coverage and LABOR DAY weekend specials to its affiliates.
The network will serve up live anchored coverage of the two debates in CLEVELAND on THURSDAY (8/6). JARED HALPERN will anchor coverage of each event with analyst DEBBIE GEORGATOS. The first debate, hosted by FOX NEWS' BILL HEMMER and MARTHA MACCALLUM, will air at 5p (ET) with a hard start for coverage of 4:59:00p. The second debate, moderated by FOX NEWS' BRET BAIER, MEGYN KELLY, and CHRIS WALLACE, will begin at 9p (ET) with coverage starting at 8:59:00p. The debates will also be fed on the network's unanchored channel.
Five-minute news affiliates will also have the ability to air two LABOR DAY weekend specials, "AMERICA’S ELECTION HEADQUARTERS -- THE WIDE-OPEN REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL RACE" and "FOX COUNTRY."
And FOX NEWS RADIO's JON DECKER has been elected to the Radio seat on the board of the WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENTS ASSOCIATION.