FBN’s Managing Editor of Business News Neil Cavuto to Lead Coverage
FOX Business Network’s (FBN) senior vice president and managing editor of business news Neil Cavuto will provide live coverage of the Republican National Convention beginning Wednesday, August 26th.
The primetime special, entitled FOX Business Presents Democracy 2020: Republican National Convention, will air from 9-11:30PM/ET on Wednesday and Thursday, featuring key speeches from the event, including by Vice President Mike Pence and President Donald Trump. Each evening, Cavuto will be joined by a rotating panel of business and political experts, including FBN’s Lou Dobbs Tonight (weekdays, 5PM/ET) host Lou Dobbs, Lisa “Kennedy” Montgomery and WSJ at Large (Fridays, 9:30PM/ET) host Gerry Baker, among others. Additionally, FBN’s After the Bell co-anchor Connell McShane will join Cavuto live from Savannah, Georgia on Wednesday and Jacksonville, Florida on Thursday, breaking down the day’s events from campaign headquarters.
Additionally, FBN host Charles Payne will host a live hour of Democracy 2020: Republican National Convention coverage Wednesday, August 26th at 8PM/ET to provide the latest updates on the event. On Thursday, FBN anchor Connell McShane will anchor the live 8PM/ET hour from Jacksonville, Florida.
Throughout the week, FOXBusiness.com will feature expanded coverage each evening, providing reports and live updates on the financial impact that the Republican economic platform will have for voters. The platform will also stream key speeches live from the convention.
At 10PM/ET on Monday and Tuesday, FBN will simulcast convention coverage helmed by FOX News Channel’s Bill Hemmer Reports anchor, Bill Hemmer. The program will also be offered to FOX stations and affiliates across the country.
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 and currently ranks among the top business channels on television. The network is available in nearly 80 million homes in all markets across the United States. Owned by FOX Corporation, FBN is a unit of FOX News Media and has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.
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