Fox News will provide extensive multiplatform coverage from the Democratic and Republican National Conventions.
“The Fox Experience” will provide a comprehensive presentation on Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network, Fox News Radio, FoxNews.com and Fox News Mobile.
During the DNC, The Fox Experience will be headquartered at Braun’s Bar & Grill, across the street from the Pepsi Center in Denver. In St. Paul at the RNC, all Fox News coverage will emanate from a large custom built tent across from the Xcel Energy Center.
“The appetite for coverage of this historic Presidential election cycle has been unprecedented, and the multiplatform resources we plan to deploy with The Fox Experience in both Denver and St. Paul will cover every angle of these pivotal events,” said Fox executive producer of political programming Marty Ryan in a statement.
A number of Fox News Channel shows will air live from both convention sites: Fox & Friends (6 a.m. to 9 a.m. (ET)); America’s Newsroom (9 a.m. to 11 a.m.); Studio B w/ Shepard Smith (3 p.m. to 4 p.m.); Your World w/ Neil Cavuto (4 p.m. to 5 p.m.); America’s Election HQ (5 p.m. to 6 p.m.); Special Report w/ Brit Hume (6 p.m. to 7 p.m); Fox Report w/ Shepard Smith (7 p.m. to 8 p.m.); The O’Reilly Factor (8 p.m. to 9 p.m.); Hannity & Colmes (9 p.m. to 9:45 p.m.); America’s Election HQ hosted by Brit Hume (9:45 p.m. to 11 p.m.); and On the Record w/ Greta Van Susteren (11 p.m. to 1.a.m.).
FBN’s Cavuto also will air live at 6 p.m.from both conventions, as will Fox News Sunday w/ Chris Wallace with at 9 a.m on Aug. 24 from Denver, and Aug. 31 from St. Paul. Wallace will also play a significant role in FNC’s nightly coverage of convention speeches and events.
FoxNews.com will also provide extensive coverage of both conventions through several live streaming channels. The centerpiece of FoxNews.com’s coverage: The Strategy Room, featuring a rotating lineup of Fox News anchors/contributors and prominent political guests throughout each day. Additional streaming channels will feature non-traditional behind-the-scenes coverage of both conventions, and interactive user/viewer driven content.
Democratic contributors/strategists scheduled to appear at the conventions include Bob Beckel, Lanny Davis, Susan Estrich, Martin Frost, Kristin Powers and Howard Wolfson, while Karl Rove, Newt Gingrich, Mike Huckabee, Laura Ingraham, John Kasich and Michael Steele will represent the GOP side.
Also scheduled to appear are contributors Nina Easton, Bill Kristol, Mara Liasson, Dick Morris and Juan Williams.