Maria Bartiromo, Trish Regan, Lou Dobbs Lead FBN RNC Coverage

By A.J. Katz 

Fox Business Network will present live coverage of the Republican National Convention from Cleveland beginning Monday, July 18, featuring special programming throughout the convention week and nominating process.

Anchors Maria Bartiromo and Trish Regan, along with host Lou Dobbs will report live from the Quicken Loans Arena throughout the week. Bartiromo begins the day with Mornings with Maria (6-9 a.m. ET) live from the convention floor, while Regan will provide afternoon coverage during her 2 p.m. show The Intelligence Report.

Bartiromo returns to the convention floor at 6 p.m. to anchor Special Coverage: Republican National Convention, where she will cover the latest developments and news from the convention, leading up to Dobbs, who will host a two-hour edition of Lou Dobbs Tonight each evening starting at 7 p.m. ET.


At 9 p.m. ET, Regan will anchor Cavuto: Coast-to-Coast, and will be joined by prominent business executives and political talking heads to discuss and provide analysis on issues that will affect the election. The coverage will also feature a rotating cast of FBN correspondents to cover the economic and political impact of the week’s events: Washington senior correspondent Peter Barnes, Washington correspondent Blake Burman, anchors Connell McShane and Dagen McDowell, and Kennedy host Lisa “Kennedy” Montgomery.

Below is the network’s daily programming schedule from Monday 7/18 – Thursday, 7/21:

  • 6-9 a.m. ET  – Mornings w/Maria
  • 2-3 p.m. ET  – Intelligence Report w/ Trish Regan
  • 6-7 p.m. ET – Special Coverage: The Republican National Convention hosted by Maria Bartiromo.
  • 7-9 p.m. ET – Lou Dobbs Tonight
  • 9 p.m. ET – Cavuto: Coast-to-Coast with Trish Regan

Additionally, two FBN programs will air live from Cleveland on Friday, 7/22: Mornings with Maria (6-9 a.m.) and Intelligence Report with Trish Regan (2-3 p.m.). will have its own convention page, which will be updated live with video and articles throughout the conventions. Additionally, the “On the Radar” section will have live reports from FBN’s web reporter Jade Scipioni.