Report Claims Fox Business Considering Dropping Imus Simulcast
February 2, 2011 at 10:43 AM (PT)
U.S. NEWS AND WORLD REPORT's WASHINGTON WHISPERS column by PAUL BEDARD is reporting that it hears FOX BUSINESS NETWORK is considering dropping its morning simulcast of DON IMUS' CITADEL MEDIA radio show and replacing it with a business show. IMUS signed a multi-year deal with FBN less than two years ago.
FBN EVP KEVIN MAGEE told BEDARD, "IMUS has helped us enormously and he has awhile to go on his contract." IMUS moved to FBN from RFD TV in OCTBBER 2009; his previous WESTWOOD ONE show was simulcast on MSNBC.