SiriusXM Launches "Politics Powered by Twitter," New Daily Political Show
"Politics Powered by Twitter" creates new radio format, diving into politics from every angle exclusively as driven via Twitter
New radio show joins lineup of SiriusXM P.O.T.U.S., channel dedicated to "Politics of the United States" and the Presidential Election
Politics Powered by Twitter will launch
Politics Powered by Twitter will be hosted by political news and internet veterans
SiriusXM listeners will also be invited to send Tweets to @politicsradio during the live program to be part of the conversation as it is happening, and to engage the show's special guests from the worlds of media and politics via Twitter.
"The 24-hour news cycle has transformed into a 140-character news cycle," said
"Twitter has provided experts, celebrities and people around the world the ability to react to, comment on and influence politics as never before. Our new radio show, Politics Powered by Twitter, captures that energy and excitement in a brand new radio format that will energize our audience," said Scott Greenstein, President and Chief Content Officer, SiriusXM. "Politics Powered by Twitter is the latest innovation by SiriusXM to bring politics from every perspective to our more than twenty-two million subscribers across the country."
Brenner (@deepdishpol) and Sohmer (@sladehv) are Co-Founders of HyperVocal.com (@hypervocal), a next-generation media company that provides Generation Twitter a comprehensive look at the hyper-frenetic news cycle. Brenner previously co-founded
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