B'cast nets prime Bush speech tonight

Learmonth, Michael
September 2007
Daily Variety;9/13/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 52, p18
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The article reports that the big four broadcast television networks have agreed to postpone its primetime TV shows to air U.S. President George W. Bush's speech on September 13, 2007. Bush is expected to endorse U.S. Army general David Petraeus' plan to draw down U.S. forces in Iraq by 30,000 by the summer of 2008. The broadcast networks plan to preempt primetime at 9 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) for the president's speech.


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