"His contributions to the news industry across several continents have been enormous, helping to ensure a balanced and truly free media."
The network has categorically denied those allegations.
Newsmax's largest gains have come in primetime.
"I am honored now as the first Navy SEAL to host a daily national television program on Newsmax."
"Newsmax gave the channel for free to DirecTV and then one day Newsmax said to DirecTV 'Look, instead of free, we'd like you to give us...
"The Newsmax channel will be available on DIRECTV, DIRECTV STREAM, and U-verse at no additional cost to customers."
"The provider has said that keeping Newsmax would have cost it tens of millions, while Ruddy argues that the cost would have been a fraction of...
"If anyone is intentionally attempting to reduce the reach and viewership of Newsmax, it is Newsmax itself."
"Put simply, this is a typical business dispute that has nothing to do with ideology, politics, or censorship..."
"Our differences with Newsmax are economic, not political or ideological."