Radio Host Fired Host after Criticizing Trump

Radio host says he was fired mid-show after criticizing Trump on the air

See more of the story A host from a conservative radio station in Denver said he was abruptly fired after criticizing President Donald Trump during his weekly talk show Saturday morning. Craig Silverman, a former local prosecutor, was replaying parts of a 2015 interview with Trump confidant Roger Stone when managers from 710 KNUS cut him off and switched to network news, according to the Denver Post.

 

Salem executives pressured radio hosts to cover Trump more positively, emails show

One former radio host employed by Salem is now speaking out on the record, claiming the company fired her because of her refusal to play along. It might not be unusual that a conservative-minded media organization would aim to support the Republican nominee.

Salem Media Group executives pressured radio hosts to cover Trump more positively

 

 

Salem Media Group Holding Corporation List of Radio Stations

Call Letters AM/FM Frequency Format Market
WBZW AM 1520 Business Orlando
WDTK 1400 News Talk Detroit
WEZE 590 Christian Radio Boston
WFIL 560 Philadelphia
WGKA 920 News Talk Atlanta
WNTP 990 Philadelphia
WORD-FM FM 101.5 Christian radio Pittsburgh
WPGP AM 1250 News Talk
WPIT 730 Christian radio
WORL 950 News Talk Orlando
WWDJ 1150 Spanish Christian radio Boston
KDXE FM 101.1 Conservative Talk Little Rock
KDIS-FM FM 99.5 Christian radio Little Rock
KKSP 93.3 Contemporary Christian
KLUP AM 930 News Talk San Antonio
KNTH 1070 Houston/Galveston
KRDY 1160 Spanish Christian radio San Antonio
KTEK 1110 Business Houston/Galveston
WAFS 1190 Atlanta
WDWD 590 Christian radio
WFSH-FM FM 104.7 Contemporary Christian Music
WLCC AM 760 Contemporary Christian Tampa/St. Petersburg
WLTA 1400 Christian radio Atlanta
WNIV 970
WTLN 990 Orlando
WTWD 910 Tampa/St. Petersburg
WWMI 1380 Business
KFIS FM 104.1 Contemporary Christian Music Portland
KSAC-FM 105.5 Business Sacramento
KTIE AM 590 News Talk Riverside/San Bernardino
WFFH FM 94.1 Contemporary Christian Music Nashville
WFFI 93.7
WGTK-FM 94.5 News Talk Greenville/Spartanburg
WGUL AM 860 Christian radio Tampa/St. Petersburg
WKAT 1080 Miami
WHKW 1220 Cleveland
WLQV 1500 Christian radio Detroit
WLSS 930 News Talk Sarasota/Bradenton
WLTE FM 95.9 Classic hits Greenville/Spartanburg
WOCN AM 1450 Spanish Variety Miami
WRTH FM 103.3 Classic hits Greenville/Spartanburg
WSDZ AM 1260 Urban Gospel Belleville/St. Louis
WZAB 880 Business Miami
KDIZ AM 1570 Health Talk Minneapolis/St Paul
KKMS 980 Christian radio
KKNT 960 News Talk Phoenix
KPXQ 1360 Christian radio
KXXT 1010
KYCR 1440 Business Minneapolis/St Paul
WHK 1420 News Talk Cleveland
WTBN 570 Christian radio Tampa/St. Petersburg