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The Black News Channel Announces “My Vote 2020” Election Coverage Schedule

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Tommy Ross, Communications Director T: (850) 404-4091 tross@blacknewschannel.com
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The Black News Channel Announces “My Vote 2020” Election Coverage Schedule 

Tallahassee, Florida – September 28, 2020 – The Black News Channel (BNC) is the nation’s only culturally specific news network that reflects the Black community’s diverse viewpoints. Viewers should mark their calendar for BNC’s My Vote 2020 debate and election night coverage beginning with the first Presidential Debate between President Donald J. Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden on September 29, 2020 click here. BNC’s election countdown coverage continues daily up to election night on November 3rd as BNC’s award-winning journalists take a deeper dive into the political stories that are relevant to its viewing audience.

“We will not only cover the Presidential and Vice Presidential debates along with other campaign news of national importance as a part of our daily My Vote 2020 coverage,” shared BNC President/CEO Princell Hair. “We will also select 10 regions from around the country for our election night coverage where we will focus on local mayoral and state races of special interest to the Black community.”

BNC’s My Vote 2020 debate and election night coverage schedule:

  • Presidential Debate 1: Tuesday, September 29, 2020, from 9:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. ET. The Post Debate discussion will be held from 10:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m ET.
  • Vice Presidential Debate: Wednesday, October 7, 2020, from 9:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. ET. The Post Debate discussion will be held from 10:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m ET.
  • Presidential Debate 2: Thursday, October 15, 2020, from 9:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. ET. The Post Debate discussion will be held from 10:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m ET.
  • Presidential Debate 3: – Thursday, October 22, 2020, from 9:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. ET. The Post Debate discussion will be held from 10:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m ET.
  • Election Night Coverage: Tuesday, November 3, 2020, beginning at 7:00 p.m. ET. Hosted by Anchors Fred Hickman and Laverne McGee.

The Black News Channel has become a trusted and informative news source for the Black community and those interested in their diverse views. Its coverage of the COVID-19 pandemic, the recent Democratic and Republican Party Conventions, national economic uncertainty, and social justice issues has provided the kind of valuable and useful insights rarely found in other news outlets. With its My Vote 2020 reporting, BNC has taken yet another step in becoming the go-to source for news and information about the nation’s political environment while encouraging all Americans to register and exercise their right to vote click here.

More about the Black News Channel can be found at www.blacknewschannel.com. 

About BNC

The Black News Channel (BNC) is an independent network that is minority-owned and operated, and the nation’s only provider of 24/7 cable news programming, dedicated to covering the unique perspective of African American communities. BNC provides access to information and educational programming to meet the specific needs of this growing and dynamic community that is a major consumer of subscription television services. BNC delivers an authentic, new voice that represents African Americans in mainstream media and fosters political, economic, and social discourse; the network is one voice representing the many voices of African Americans. BNC’s programming illuminates truth about the unique challenges facing urban communities and helps close the “image gap” that exists today between the negative Black stereotypes perpetuated by mainstream media news and our enterprising African American communities.

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