FOX Business Network to Present Live Coverage of the Presidential Election on November 6th
FOX Business Network (FBN) will provide live continuous election night coverage on Tuesday, November 6th beginning at 5PM/ET hosted by Anchor and Managing Editor of Business News, Neil Cavuto, along with FBN's Stuart Varney and Lou Dobbs.
Varney will kick off the special programming with a post-market edition of Varney & Co. from 5-6PM/ET, followed by Lou Dobbs Tonight with host Lou Dobbs at 6PM/ET. As the first polls close on the East Coast, FBN's Election 2012: Special Report begins with Neil Cavuto taking over the anchor chair for the evening at 6:55 PM/ET. Cavuto will be joined by a panel of experts throughout the night, including anchor Lou Dobbs, to provide live coverage until the presidential race is called.
In addition, FBN anchor Liz Claman will report live from the NASDAQ MarketSite in Times Square where she will be interviewing industry leaders, including NASDAQ CEO Bob Greifeld, as well as covering world market reaction. Additionally, FBN anchor Gerri Willis will be live from the Romney campaign headquarters in Boston, MA while FBN Washington Correspondent Rich Edson will provide coverage from President Obama's campaign headquarters in Chicago, IL. FBN's roving election team will be stationed in swing states throughout the country including, Melissa Francis live from Florida and Adam Shapiro live from Nevada.
Also, FBN's Cheryl Casone will analyze exit poll data live from the FOX Business newsroom while Sandra Smith will provide comparative analysis via FBN's “one-touch” technology. Senior Washington Correspondent Peter Barnes will also be live from FBN's New York headquarters to assess the balance of power in Congress, and provide updates on reaction from across the nation.
FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York—the business capital of the world—FBN launched in October 2007 under the leadership of FOX News Chairman & CEO Roger Ailes and is now available in more than 60 million homes in major markets across the United States. Owned by News Corp, the network has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington, DC and London. On the web at www.foxbusiness.com.
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