Here’s Where to Watch Iowa Coverage

By Chris Ariens 

  • CNN: Coverage run from 7 p.m. ET – 2 a.m. ET, anchored by Wolf Blitzer and Anderson Cooper live from the CNN Election Center in Washington, D.C. with Jake Tapper and Dana Bash from Des Moines, Iowa. And, as he has since the 2008 primaries, John King will report throughout the night from the Magic Wall. CNN correspondents including Brianna Keilar, Jeff Zeleny, Sara Murray, Sunlen Serfaty, Manu Raju and Chris Moody will report live from Iowa from the campaigns. Additional CNN correspondents will report throughout the state. Reporters Athena Jones and Randi Kaye will be from New Hampshire. Analysts and commentators will include David Axelrod, Gloria Borger, Michael Smerconish, Nia-Malika Henderson, Van Jones, S.E. Cupp, Paul Begala and Jeffrey Lord.
  • Fox News: A special edition of America’s Election Headquarters begins at 8 p.m. ET co-anchored by Bret Baier and Megyn Kelly live from Des Moines. Kelly then hosts an hour of The Kelly File at 11 p.m. Other anchors on the ground today in Iowa include Brian Kilmeade, Bill Hemmer, Martha MacCallum, and Neil Cavuto. The Five will also originate from Des Moines as will On the Record with Greta Van Susteren at 7 p.m. ET.
  • MSNBC: Coverage begins at 6 p.m. ET with Rachel Maddow and Brian Williams anchoring from New York and Chris Matthews leading the team on the ground in Des Moines, alongside Andrea Mitchell and Chuck Todd.
  • ABC: Chief Anchor George Stephanopoulos will lead coverage for the network with special reports in primetime from Election Headquarters in New York. David Muir anchors World News Tonight from Des Moines. Dan Harris and Juju Chang will anchor a special wrap up edition of Nightline.
  • CBS: @CBSPolitics will be the place for CBS’s projections and reporting in real time. CBSN will have live coverage with returns, beginning at 7 p.m. ET. Scott Pelley will anchor live updates during CBS prime time. John Dickerson, Nancy Cordes and Major Garrett will be reporting from Iowa.
  • NBC: Lester Holt anchors NBC Nightly News and network specials from Des Moines. Peter Alexander, Chris Hayes, Kasie Hunt, Hallie Jackson, Chris Jansing, Chris Matthews, Andrea Mitchell, Joy-Ann Reid, Kerry Sanders, Jacob Soboroff, Kevin Tibbles, Katy Tur, Kristen Welker.
  • Fusion: Jorge Ramos will deliver reports via Facebook Live, the social network’s live-streaming feature.
  • Yahoo: At 10 p.m. ET, Yahoo News and Finance anchor Bianna Golodryga will be live, joined in Yahoo’s New York City studio by National Political Correspondent Matt Bai and Chief Washington Correspondent Olivier Knox. Jon Ward, Holly Bailey, Hunter Walker and Alyssa Bereznak will be reporting from Iowa.
  • FBN: Neil Cavuto will host a special edition of Cavuto: Coast to Coast beginning at 8 p.m. ET where he will be joined with commentary from business leaders and political experts throughout the evening.