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NBC 5 NEWS CREATES PODCAST WITH EXTENDED ACCESS TO LONE STAR POLITICS

FORT WORTH / DALLAS, TEXAS – (September 9, 2020) – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth / KXAS’s Lone Star Politics has more to offer viewers this year when NBC 5 political reporter, Julie Fine, and Dallas Morning News political reporter, Gromer Jeffers, continue their weekly coverage with extra interviews, analysis and content covering the latest in local and national politics on the Lone Star Politics podcast. Listen to this exclusive content Sunday mornings beginning at 9 a.m. CT via your favorite podcast source, just in time for the final push toward this year’s general election on Tuesday, November 3rd.

Who: Lone Star Politics - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth/KXAS’s weekly political insider’s program airing each Sunday at 8:30 a.m.

NBC 5 political reporter, Julie Fine, and Dallas Morning News political reporter, Gromer Jeffers

What: Cross-platform content offering. Weekly, live podcast and on-demand archived material to keep North Texans politically informed.

Where: Search “Lone Star Politics” on your favorite podcast source.

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/098z4TrN9p5FUQZZ5OO2id

Apple podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/lone-star-politics/id1527800881

When: Available NOW

New Content available each Sunday following Lone Star Politics on-air on NBC 5 at 9 a.m. CT.

Why: Sometimes there is just too much to cover in 30 minutes. Lone Star Politics has extended coverage on their podcast to include weekly content and interviews, in-house contributions, analysis and much more. This extra time and new platform time for the Lone Star Politics team to shed more light on some down ballot races that might not get as much in-depth coverage on-air due to time restraints. Also, listeners will have the opportunity to get to know Julie Fine and Gromer Jeffers in a more casual and personal setting, where they open up and share things like their fantasy football draft picks and reminisce about their experiences at past political conventions.

About NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth / KXAS

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth / KXAS is the local NBCUniversal-owned television station serving the communities of North Texas with quality local news, weather forecasts, consumer and investigative reports and sports and entertainment programming across all platforms, including the station’s dedicated website NBCDFW.com, its mobile app, social media channels and on COZI TV (Digital 5.2) and NBCLX (Digital 5.3), the station’s multicast channels.

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