Thursday, September 16, 2010

Kory Teneycke Leaves

Kory Teneycke has announced that he was leaving SunTV News. I'm not sure what to make of this. However, a source that the Globe and Mail got a hold of a source familiar with Quebecor Media. This person said that this is a last-chance effort to try and get SunTV News the license they want. I do not think SunTV is going to get the permit it's looking for. Harper will not step in or he will risk losing a lot of support.
The former Harper government spin doctor behind a drive to build a right-leaning cable news network in Canada has abruptly quit the project, saying increasingly bitter public controversy over his role has made him a liability to the TV venture.
Kory Teneycke’s decision to fall on his sword raises questions about the future of plans by Quebec billionaire Pierre Karl Péladeau to establish Sun TV as a 24-hour all-news network.
Read more at the Globe and Mail.

1 comment:

  1. little late to the party on this, no?

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