Tag Archives: Robert Herring

OAN CEO Urges Viewers To Pressure Cable Providers

Media Matters reports: One America News Network recently interviewed its founder and owner, Robert Herring, wherein he made desperate plays to ideologically link OAN to popular conservative figures and goad the audience into contacting cable providers to pick up the network. Herring’s interview — which has aired at least seven times as of Friday morning — covered a wide variety …

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DirecTV Tells Its Customers: We Drop OAN Tomorrow

Bloomberg News reports: DirecTV plans to drop One America News Network on Tuesday, ignoring pressure to reverse course from the conservative cable outlet and its supporters. The satellite TV giant has been notifying customers that it will no longer carry OAN or AWE, a high-end lifestyle channel also owned by Herring Networks, after April 4. In March, Herring Networks sued …

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OAN Owner Begs Viewers To Call Other Cable Providers

Media Matters has the transcript: ROBERT HERRING, SR. (OAN FOUNDER AND OWNER): Hello, my name is Robert Herring, and I’m owner and CEO of One America News Network. I’m sure by now a lot of you have heard the news that AT&T and DirecTV have decided to take us off their service. It was a major surprise to me when …

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Far-Right OAN To Launch Spanish-Language Network

The Daily Beast reports: Pro-Trump right-wing cable outlet One America News is launching a Spanish-language sister network that should debut this fall, the network’s founder and CEO confirmed to The Daily Beast on Friday. OAN has been working on the launch of the separate channel specifically as a means to target a conservative Spanish-speaking audience. The channel would largely feature …

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