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NEWS CORP : Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (form 8-K)

11/19/2020 | 04:08pm EST

Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders. News Corporation (the "Company") held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "Annual Meeting") on November 18, 2020. A brief description of the matters voted upon at the Annual Meeting and the voting results on such matters is set forth below. Proposal No. 1: The following individuals were elected to serve as Directors of the Company:

                                                                          Broker
           Name                      For         Against      Abstain    Non-Votes
           K. Rupert Murdoch     160,158,809    23,032,577    295,927    1,976,714
           Lachlan K. Murdoch    151,415,983    31,775,271    296,059    1,976,714
           Robert J. Thomson     160,217,174    22,971,388    298,751    1,976,714
           Kelly Ayotte          160,295,810    22,964,362    227,141    1,976,714
           José María Aznar      143,935,725    39,323,571    228,017    1,976,714
           Natalie Bancroft      144,738,910    38,522,223    226,180    1,976,714
           Peter L. Barnes       141,284,783    41,975,440    227,090    1,976,714
           Ana Paula Pessoa      150,673,419    32,586,913    226,981    1,976,714
           Masroor Siddiqui      150,711,765    32,550,323    225,225    1,976,714


Proposal No. 2: A proposal to ratify the selection of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company's independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2021 passed as follows:

                         For:                    184,615,492
                         Against:                    624,012
                         Abstain:                    224,523
                         Broker Non-Votes:                 0


Proposal No. 3: A proposal to approve, on an advisory, nonbinding basis, the Company's executive compensation passed as follows:

                         For:                    174,424,825
                         Against:                  8,838,910
                         Abstain:                    223,578
                         Broker Non-Votes:         1,976,714


Proposal No. 4: A proposal to vote, on an advisory, non-binding basis, for the preference as to the frequency of future advisory votes to approve executive compensation was voted upon as follows:

                         One year:              179,336,467
                         Two years:                   6,330
                         Three years:             4,089,768
                         Abstain:                    54,748
                         Broker Non-Votes:        1,976,714


The Company will include an advisory vote to approve executive compensation on an annual basis until the next required vote on the frequency of future advisory votes to approve executive compensation.

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Proposal No. 5: An advisory, nonbinding stockholder proposal regarding a simple majority vote failed to pass as follows:

                         For:                     55,207,571
                         Against:                128,053,307
                         Abstain:                    226,435
                         Broker Non-Votes:         1,976,714




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