FBN to debut Money with Melissa Francis


FOX BusinessFOX Business Network will launch a new early evening program hosted by Melissa Francis on Monday, 6/4. The show, “Money with Melissa Francis” (weeknights 5-6 PM/ET), will feature a breakdown of the day’s top stories and how they impact the American taxpayer. In addition, Francis will continue as co-anchor of FBN’s Markets Now at 1 PM/ET alongside Lori Rothman.

Joined by a variety of experts each evening, Francis will discuss and debate key issues facing business and examine their impact on the economy. The program will also provide a recap of the day’s top news stories and market moves.

The debut will end up shifting FBN’s evening lineup, moving Gerri Willis’ The Willis Report to 6 PM/ET, previously planned for 8 PM/ET. Lou Dobbs Tonight will remain weeknights at 7 PM/ET and Neil Cavuto will take over the 8 PM/ET time slot with Cavuto. Encore presentations of FBN’s post-market programs will start at 9 PM/ET with The Willis Report, followed by Lou Dobbs Tonight (10 PM/ET), CAVUTO (11 PM/ET) and MONEY with Melissa Francis (12 AM/ET). Stossel, hosted by John Stossel, will continue to run Thursdays at 9 PM/ET.