The Ticker (biz edition): CNBC, FBN, Bloomberg…


By SteveK Comment

> CNBC was mentioned this morning during House talks on the bailout bill. Rep. David Dreier said, “Anyone who watched CNBC’s coverage saw a direct juxtaposition — one half of the screen showed this house floor, the other half of the screen showed the floor of the stock exchange.”

> Clusterstock’s Henry Blodget reports FBN was first to publish an exclusivity agreement between Wachovia and Citi. Alexis Glick broke the news just before 9:15amET.

> Al Hunt interviews FDIC chair Sheila Bair on the bailout and other issues, tonight on “Political Capital” at 7:30pmET. Also on the program are Bloomberg correspondents Rich Miller and Alison Fitzgerald.