SiriusXM to Broadcast Comprehensive Live Coverage of Republican and Democratic National Conventions
Dedicated "Convention Radio" channel to feature special programming from The Blaze, CQ Roll Call, Daily Kos, Media Matters, "Politics Powered By Twitter," the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation and The Republican National Convention
Wide-range of coverage over 14 channels includes gavel-to-gavel coverage on non-partisan SiriusXM P.O.T.U.S. channel; diverse opinion and analysis on SiriusXM Left, SiriusXM OutQ, SiriusXM Patriot and The Power
SiriusXM's exclusive "Convention Radio" channel will kick off on the first day of the
"We are proud to bring our subscribers this extensive and diverse collection of political coverage, particularly now when the conversation about the country's direction for the next four years is front and center," said
"Convention Radio" promises a robust mix of convention news, analysis, and perspective from the frontlines of each convention with special programming from
SiriusXM P.O.T.U.S.—the 24/7 non-partisan channel dedicated to the "Politics of
The RNC and DNC will also be covered on 14 SiriusXM channels, offering a wide range of perspectives, including:
- SiriusXM P.O.T.U.S. hosts
Tim Farley, Julie Masonand Pete Dominickwill broadcast live from each convention city with special guests, highlights and reaction from delegates, attendees and political watchers.
- SiriusXM's conservative talk channel SiriusXM Patriot, progressive talk channel SiriusXM Left, LGBT channel SiriusXM OutQ and African-American talk channel The Power will deliver expert analysis and sharp, unwavering commentary and opinion from hosts including
Mike Church, Joe Madison, "The Black Eagle," Ari Rabin-Havt, Michelangelo Signorile, Mark Thompson, David Webband Andrew Wilkowbroadcasting live from the center of events in Tampa(RNC) and/or Charlotte (DNC).
- SiriusXM listeners will hear extensive RNC and DNC coverage on BBC World Service,
C-SPAN, CNN, Fox News, Fox News Talk, HLN, MSNBC and NPRchannels.
Listeners can register for a trial to listen to SiriusXM Internet Radio online and on iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Android-powered smartphones and other connected devices and get access to commercial-free music, and premier sports, live news, comedy, talk, and entertainment from SiriusXM.
For more information on "Convention Radio" and SiriusXM's political programming throughout the election, visit www.siriusxm.com/Election2012.
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