Vme Announces Election Coverage -- PARTICIPA 2010
Vme Contigo Contamos for primetime coverage, analysis and results
Published on LatinoLA: October 26, 2010
As Americans head to the polls on November 2nd, Vme will provide in-depth coverage and analysis of the U.S. mid-term elections. Vme's PARTICIPA 2010 coverage is led by hosts, Andres Oppenheimer, Jorge Gestoso and Marian de la Fuente joined by a team of correspondents, analysts, former elected officials, academics and journalists.
On October 29th 9:00pm and 12:00am (ET), venerated journalist, Andres Oppenheimer presents PARTICIPA 2010 con Andres Oppenheimer a two-hour special that disentangles the questions and distills the answers of hot button issues for Hispanic voters -- citizenship, healthcare, education and more. Oppenheimer is joined by a team of republican, democratic and tea party strategists and leaders including former Secretary of Commerce, Carlos Gutierrez, Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ), Vice President for Bendixen & Associates, Fernand Amandi, Democratic House candidate, Joe Garcia (D-FL), Congressman Xavier Becerra (D-CA), former Republican Party of FL Chairman, Al Cardenas, Republican Strategist, Ana Navarro, Republican Strategist, Ana Carbonell, Tea Party Strategist, Marco Sendom, Analyst from FIU, Dario Moreno and many others.
On Election Day, November 2nd at 11:00pm (ET) as the last polls close, Vme presents live coverage of PARTICIPA 2010: NOCHE DE ELECCIONES with up-to-the-minute election updates. Broadcasting from Vme's PARTICIPA 2010 news headquarters, award-winning journalists Jorge Gestoso and Marian de la Fuente will be joined by the Vme Noticias team and a roster of political experts to bring live coverage of all the days results and analysis.
Vme's PARTICIPA 2010 programming is made possible in part by a grant from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.
In nearly 40 markets, V-me is available free over-the-air, and on basic digital cable. V-me is also carried nationally via satellite in the basic and Hispanic packages of Dish Network and DirecTV. In some areas, V-me is available on Verizon FiOS and AT&T U-verse. For local channel information go to vmetv.com/estaciones.
Vme, one of America's largest Spanish networks, entertains and informs Latino families in Spanish with drama, music, sports, news, current affairs, Latin cinema, food, lifestyle, nature and educational preschool content. The 24-hour network, partnered with public television stations, is currently available in more than 10 million Hispanic homes. Vme is the first venture of the media production and distribution company, Vme Media Inc. To find out more please visit vmetv.com