FOX Business Network (FBN) will launch a new early evening program hosted by Melissa Francis on Monday, June 4th, announced Kevin Magee, Executive Vice President of the network.
The show, entitled MONEY with Melissa Francis (weeknights 5-6 PM/ET), will feature a breakdown of the day’s top stories and how they impact the American taxpayer. In addition, Francis will continue in her role as co-anchor of FBN’s Markets Now at 1 PM/ET alongside Lori Rothman.
Joined by a variety of experts each evening, Francis will discuss and debate key issues facing business in America and examine their impact on the economy. The program will also provide a recap of the day’s top news stories and market moves.
The debut of MONEY with Melissa Francis will shift FBN’s evening lineup, moving Gerri Willis’ The Willis Report to 6 PM/ET, previously planned for 8 PM/ET. Lou Dobbs Tonight will remain weeknights at 7 PM/ET and Neil Cavuto will take over the 8 PM/ET time slot with CAVUTO. Encore presentations of FBN’s post-market programs will start at 9 PM/ET with The Willis Report, followed by Lou Dobbs Tonight (10 PM/ET), CAVUTO (11 PM/ET) and MONEY with Melissa Francis (12 AM/ET). Stossel, hosted by John Stossel, will continue to run Thursdays at 9 PM/ET.
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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