January 27th – Fox News issued a statement on the 26th that it has hired Larry Kudlow, a senior economic adviser to former President Trump, as the contributor and host of a new section of Fox Business News Network.
Meanwhile, Fox denied the onboarding rumors of former White House press secretary Kelly McEnany.
Kudlow served as director of the National Economic Council and assistant to the President for Economic Policy from 2018 until leaving office in January 2021. Before that, Kudlow had hosted many programs on CNBC News.
According to Fox’s statement, starting February 8, Kudlow will “provide professional financial analysis on U.S. and global affairs to all Fox news media.”
Meanwhile, Fox denied the news that former White House press secretary Kelly McEnany had joined.
The Washington Civil Responsibility and Ethics group previously revealed that McEnany had reached an agreement with Fox in January 2021.
Another source revealed that Fox did have contacted McEnany about a possible cooperation, but then suspended negotiations.