President Obama will address the nation from Afghanistan at 7:30pmET tonight.The broadcast, cable and business networks are all planning to carry the remarks, expected to run about 10 minutes.
Brian Williams will anchor for NBC, Diane Sawyer and George Stephanopoulos on ABC, and Scott Pelley on CBS. Fox News Channel’s Bret Baier will anchor coverage on the Fox Broadcast Network. PBS will also have coverage of the speech during “NewsHour.”
Fox News, MSNBC and CNN will also carry the Presidential address live. Shepard Smith will anchor for FNC. The 7pmET hour of “Hardball with Chris Matthews” will be live on MSNBC. CNN will present a two-hour special report from 6-8pmET anchored by Wolf Blitzer, Anderson Cooper, John King and Erin Burnett. The speech will also air on Current TV.
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