NEW YORK, NY – February 25, 2021 – CUMULUS MEDIA’s Westwood One’s The Dan Bongino Show can now be heard on more than 100 radio stations across the United States, including KABC-AM (Los Angeles), KSFO-AM (San Francisco), KSEV-AM (Houston), and WGKA-AM (Atlanta). The Dan Bongino Show launched on radio in March 2020 and has quickly become one of the leading conservative talk programs in the country.
People are listening to Dan Bongino. In the weeks following Election Day in November, The Dan Bongino Show podcast ranked either #1 or #2 among ALL podcasts on Apple. From Election Day to February 22, the podcast boasted more than 51 million downloads on Apple, Spotify and other major platforms, rising 27% during that period.
The Dan Bongino Show tackles the hot political issues, debunking both liberal and Republican establishment rhetoric. As a former Secret Service Agent and NYPD officer, Bongino is uniquely positioned to provide commentary and analysis that directly questions the philosophical underpinnings of both the Left and Big Government Republicans.
“Growing up a fan of conservative talk radio makes this moment extra special for me. To be able to reach people across the country with a strong pro-liberty, pro-freedom message is the honor of a lifetime,” said Bongino. “Special thanks as well to the affiliates partnering with us in this venture.”
About Dan Bongino
Dan Bongino is an American conservative radio show host, podcast host, frequent television political commentator, and New York Times-best-selling author whose books include “Life Inside the Bubble,” about his career as a Secret Service agent, “The Fight: A Secret Service Agent’s Inside Account of Security Failings and the Political Machine,” and “Spygate: The Attempted Sabotage of Donald J. Trump.”
Bongino was formerly a Secret Service Agent from 2006 – 2011, serving in the Obama and Bush administrations. He served as a New York City Police Department (NYPD) officer from 1995 to 1999.
Dan provides expertise on international security and political strategy for outlets such as Fox News and others. Dan has his MBA from Penn State University, and his MA and BA from the City University of New York.
About Westwood One
Westwood One, the national-facing arm of CUMULUS MEDIA, offers iconic, nationally syndicated sports, news, and entertainment content to over 250 million monthly listeners across an audio network of nearly 7,300 affiliated broadcast radio stations and media partners. Westwood One is the largest audio network in America, home to premium content that defines the culture, including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, CNN, the AP, the Academy of Country Music Awards, and Westwood One Backstage. The rapidly growing Westwood One Podcast Network delivers popular network and industry personalities and programs. Westwood One connects listeners with their passions through programs and platforms that have everyone listening. For more information, please visit www.westwoodone.com.
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