Bret Baier and Megyn Kelly to Co-Anchor Continuous Coverage
FOX News Channel (FNC) will provide live continuous coverage of midterm election night, entitled America’s Election HQ, beginning at 6PM/ET on Tuesday, November 4th. Co-anchored by Bret Baier and Megyn Kelly, the program will feature coverage of the key races across the country, as well as political analysis across all FOX News platforms. Additionally, Shepard Smith will offer election coverage for FOX Broadcasting from the FOX News Deck, providing updates on the midterm race results throughout the evening.
Contributing to FNC’s election coverage will be Bill Hemmer, who will break down the results on the electronic “Bill-board,” and Martha MacCallum, who will report on the exit poll data. The program will also feature analysis from FNC’s senior political analyst Brit Hume, FOX News Sunday host Chris Wallace, as well as contributors Bob Beckel, Stephen Hayes, Charles Krauthammer, Dana Perino, Kirsten Powers, Karl Rove, Joe Trippi, George Will and Juan Williams.
In the field, FNC will have chief White House correspondent Ed Henry covering President Obama as a factor in the election from the White House while chief congressional correspondent Mike Emanuel will report on the possible shift of power in the Senate from the Democratic Senate Campaign Committee (DSCC) in Washington, D.C. Additional FNC correspondents reporting on location from key races include: Alicia Acuna (Colorado), Shannon Bream (Iowa), Carl Cameron (Kentucky), Molly Line (New Hampshire), James Rosen (Kansas), John Roberts (Louisiana), Dan Springer (Alaska) and Mike Tobin (Wisconsin).
Additionally, FOX News’ digital properties will present a live stream entitled The Strategy Room from 9-11PM/ET. The online program will feature news and analysis from a variety of FOX News personalities, including Eric Bolling, Jedidiah Bilah, Harris Faulkner, Lisa “Kennedy” Montgomery, Andrea Tantaros and others. The show’s casual format, which viewers can watch at http://www.foxnews.com/strategyroom, will provide a fresh take on the results of the night with spirited discussions that go beyond the typical political fare.
Viewers can also log on to FoxNews.com for real-time data on all of the midterm races, social media integration and live streams of FOX News Channel. The website’s dashboard will feature a view of the political landscape as the night unfolds, which viewers can follow at: http://elections.foxnews.com. Additionally, FNC’s coverage will be accessible to viewers on the go from their desktop, tablet or smart phone with the FoxNewsGo app, available at: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/.
FOX News Radio (FNR) will provide live coverage from 6PM/ET–2AM/ET. FNR’s Lisa Brady and FNC’s Kelly Wright will co-anchor the coverage with additional contributions from FNR’s political analyst Jeff Birnbaum and FNC’s Molly Henneberg, who will co-anchor the program from the decision desk. Additionally, FNR correspondents will report live from various election headquarters and FNR affiliates will contribute their own expertise as the election unfolds. Listeners can log on to the FNR website for live coverage at: www.foxnewsradio.com.
FOX News Latino (FNL) will stream live from 9-11PM/ET. The special coverage will be hosted in both English and Spanish by FNC contributor Rick Sanchez and feature analysis from influential leaders in the Hispanic community. Viewers can tune in to live coverage here: http://latino.foxnews.com/index.html.
FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. A top five cable network, FNC has been the most-watched news channel in the country for more than 12 years and according to Public Policy Polling, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.
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