PROGRAM NOTE: THE NETWORKS OF NBC TO CARRY PRESIDENT OBAMA'S PRIMETIME NEWS CONFERENCE
NEW YORK- April 27, 2009 �NBC, MSNBC, and CNBC will carry President Barack Obama's third prime-time news conference live on Wednesday, April 29 starting at 8pm ET.
NBC News' Brian Williams will anchor coverage on NBC. Williams will be joined by David Gregory and Chuck Todd.
MSNBC will follow the conference and the GOP response with special live editions of "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" at 9pm, "The Rachel Maddow Show" at 10pm, and "Hardball with Chris Matthews" at 11pm.
CNBC's Dennis Kneale will anchor coverage live from CNBC global headquarters in Engelwood Cliffs, NJ. Kneale, along with CNBC guests, will provide instant analysis following the conference.
In addition to exclusive multimedia features and the latest FirstRead blog posts, msnbc.com will also stream the press conference live. Mobile users can watch live on NBC 2 GO and live coverage will be available on NBC News Radio.