"Week after week, Full Measure continues to deliver stories you won't see anywhere else. Viewers are coming to trust our team for honest reporting and a commitment to accountability," said Scott Livingston, Vice President of News for Sinclair, which produces Full Measure. "It's not just about delivering the ratings. Full Measure also delivers on our commitment to serious investigative journalism."
On average, Full Measure is now seen in nearly 700,000 homes on a weekly basis.
"Any network or cable show that delivered this kind of growth in a single year would be called a breakout success," Livingston said. "Sinclair is producing a quality broadcast that is making America take notice. In just its second season on the air, Full Measure is now winning against its national competitors."
Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson
"Full Measure with Sharyl Attkisson" is a weekly broadcast focusing on investigative, original and accountability reporting. The host is Sharyl Attkisson, five-time Emmy Award winner and recipient of the Edward R. Murrow award for investigative reporting. She is backed by a team of award-winning journalists. "Full Measure" features original reporting and investigations each week on topics ranging from immigration to government waste, national security concerns and whistleblower reports on government abuse and misdeeds. "Full Measure" airs Sunday on Sinclair stations nationwide, and is streamed live on Sundays at 9:30 a.m. ET at www.fullmeasure.news.
Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI)
Sinclair is one of the largest and most diversified television broadcasting companies in the country. The Company owns, operates and/or provides services to 173 television stations in 81 markets, broadcasting 483 channels and having affiliations with all the major networks. Sinclair is the leading local news provider in the country, as well as a producer of live sports content. Sinclair's content is delivered via multiple-platforms, including over-the-air, multi-channel video program distributors, and digital platforms. The Company regularly uses its website as a key source of Company information which can be accessed at www.sbgi.net.
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