Minnesota Governor Turns Down All Bids For Weekly Radio Show
March 9, 2011 at 4:25 AM (PT)
MINNESOTA Governor MARK DAYTON has decided to reject all five bids, and will not do an "Ask the Governor" radio show. The move is a break from his predecessors, who did the show on FRIDAYs on CBS RADIO Talk WCCO-A/MINNEAPOLIS.
DAYTON sought a better time slot than offered by WCCO and the MINNESOTA NEWS NETWORK, and also turned down bids by JR BROADCASTING Talk KTNF-A/MINNEAPOLIS, FRESH AIR, INC. noncommercial Variety KFAI-K294AM/MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, and BRINGMETHENEWS.COM.