There’s a new Chris in town for CNN.
Wallace’s appearance comes days after CNN’s layoff Chris Cuomo, who was criticized for his role in the political intrigues of his brother, former New York Democratic Governor Andrew Cuomo, over allegations of sexual harassment. Chris Cuomo was also facing an allegation of sexual misconduct at the time CNN fired him.
On Sunday morning, Wallace announced his departure from Fox News after 18 years during a farewell broadcast on “Fox News Sunday.”
He then announced he was going to jump to the station’s rival.
In making the announcement, CNN said Wallace “maintains a reputation for integrity because the channel he works for leans heavily on right-wing programming and conspiracy.”
Wallace, unlike his new network, doesn’t irritate Fox.
“I’m so excited to join CNN+. After decades of following TV and cable news, I’m excited to explore the world of streaming,” he said.
“I expect new freedom and flexibility when it comes to interviewing protagonists across the news – and finding new ways to tell stories,” says Wallace.
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CNN says Wallace’s show will feature interviews with big names in politics, business, sports and culture.
Wallace’s contract at Fox News will expire at the end of this year, according to New York Times.
In parting with Wallace, Fox News said his replacement has yet to be named.
“We are incredibly proud of our journalism and the excellent team that Chris Wallace has been a part of for 18 years. The legacy of ‘Fox News Sunday’ will continue with our star journalists, many of whom will rotate until the permanent host is named,” the statement said. , according to the Times.
In his parting words, Wallace said that he had no problem with Fox News.
“[T]the boss here at Fox promised me that they would never interfere with a guest I booked or a question I asked, and they kept that promise. I have been free to report to the best of my ability, to deliver the stories that I think matter, to hold our nation’s leaders accountable. It was a great trip,” he said.
“I wanted to try something new, going beyond politics to all the things I was interested in. I am ready for a new adventure.”
His is controversial performance as moderator The first debate between President Donald Trump and then-Democratic candidate Joe Biden helped him win criticism from Trump supporters who saw Wallace’s Debating Behavior is just one part of the mainstream media’s relentless antagonism towards the Trump presidency.
https://www.westernjournal.com/shortly-chris-wallace-announced-departure-fox-show-cnn-made-role-entire-incident-clear/ Shortly after Chris Wallace announced his departure on the Fox show, CNN clarified his role in the entire apparent incident.