This year’s media campaigning is on track to be the most expensive midterm election ever. The Center for Responsive Politics (CRP) projects that by the time the polls close on Tuesday, November 4, the candidates and parties alone will have spent $2.7 billion on the congressional and state races.
Higher-than-expected U.S. profits in Q3 impressed Wall Street and are helping General Motors to put this year’s record recalls behind it. Revenues of $39 billion were in line with expectations and net income of $1.4 billion was double a year ago—and adjusted for one-time items was still two cents per share better than the analysts’ consensus at 97 cents per share.
CBS says The Late Late Show with James Corden will debut on Monday, March 9, at 12:37 pm (ET). Current host Craig Ferguson will sign off on December 19. Corden has appeared on Broadway, but is much better known in his native Britain. CBS is also importing his long-time associate Ben Winston as executive producer of the late night show, which will tape in Los Angeles……
WTVT/Fox13 in Tampa Bay FL seeks a Research Manager.
NESN in Watertown, MA is seeking a VP of Advertising Sales.
WCIA TV, Central Illinois’ News and Sports leader in Champaign-Urbana, seeks a strong DOS.<.font>
KTVK-3TV, Phoenix’s local news leader, is seeking an experienced Account Executive.
KIRO in Seattle is seeking an Account Executive.