It will report from Republican, Democrat confabs

Bloomberg TV will broadcast live coverage from the Republican and Democratic National Conventions in Tampa, FL and Charlotte, NC respectively.

Media corp Bloomberg will establish convention headquarters Bloomberg Link at both sites. The org’s net, Bloomberg TV, will spearhead its broadcast efforts from the onsite location. Bloomberg says it is doubling the number of reporters, editors, analysts and producers that worked on the 2008 conventions in Denver and Minneapolis.

“Street Smart” with Trish Regan will air live from the confabs from 3-5 p.m. EST, and “The Economy Election” will air live from 9-10 p.m. EST. Viewers can access more live coverage at http://www.bloomberg.com/tv or via an iPad app. Bloomberg Radio will also broadcast special programming.

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