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Newsmax, OAN vie for Trump loyalists as Georgia counts votes By Reuters

Newsmax, OAN vie for Trump loyalists as Georgia counts votes By Reuters
Newsmax, OAN vie for Trump loyalists as Georgia counts votes

For weeks, the outlets aired baseless theories about election fraud in an effort to be number two among conservative viewers behind dominant cable news channel Fox News.Last year, Trump ramped up his criticism of Rupert Murdoch's Fox Corp-owned Fox News and began to promote Newsmax and OAN instead, helping the two outlets to the right of Fox grow." However, the president still conducted his only two post-election interviews on Fox News.Fox News’ audience was far bigger, averaging 1.

For One America News Network (OAN) and Newsmax, the Georgia elections offered a chance to capitalize on gains since the presidential election in November.presidential election, which helped Newsmax and OAN attract record audiences.

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