News of Note—Sinclair, Shari Redstone, BIA and comScore

news of note

Here are some of the other stories we're following today:

> Sinclair Broadcasting has hired Trump White House alum Kaelan Dorr as the company’s new “executive political producer.” Dorr will work alongside the channel’s political guru Boris Epshteyn and his “must run” segment for the channel’s local stations: “Bottom Line With Boris.” The Wrap article

> Shari Redstone hinted at being open to selling National Amusements' media empire. Variety article

> BIA Advisory Services today announced it has integrated comScore’s local television audience measurement and ratings information into BIA ADVantage. Release


Suggested Articles

AT&T is reportedly under pressure again to sell off its DirecTV business as the satellite TV industry continues to rapidly lose customers.

Quibi is facing a patent infringement complaint from Eko and that suit may now have financial backing from activist fund Elliott Management.

Pressure continues to mount for pay TV providers to sideline sports fees during the coronavirus pandemic.