Former Governor Sarah Palin Rejoins FOX News Channel as Contributor

  Former Governor Sarah Palin Rejoins FOX News Channel as Contributor

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NEW YORK -- June 13, 2013

Former Alaska governor and 2008 Republican Vice Presidential candidate Sarah
Palin is rejoining FOX News as a contributor, announced Roger Ailes, Chairman
and CEO of the network. Palin will appear on FOX News Channel’s (FNC) daytime
and primetime programming, starting with FOX & Friends on Monday, June 17^th.
She will also contribute to FOX Business Network (FBN).

In making the announcement, Ailes said, “I’ve had several conversations with
Governor Palin in the past few weeks about her rejoining FOX News as a
contributor. I have great confidence in her and am pleased that she will once
again add her commentary to our programming. I hope she continues to speak her

Author of two New York Times best-selling books, Palin rose to national
prominence during the 2008 President election and has since made a mark as a
political commentator. From January 2010 to January 2013, she served as a
contributor for FNC. In 2010, Palin was named to Time Magazine’s “100 Most
Influential People” list.

Governor Palin stated, "Thepower of FOX News is unparalleled. The role of FOX
News in the important debates in our world is indispensable. I am pleased and
proud to be rejoining Roger Ailes and the great people at FOX."

Prior to joining Sen.John McCainon the 2008 presidential ticket, Palin was
the first woman to serve as governor of Alaska, taking the oath in 2006. As
governor, she worked on improving resource development, education, health and
transportation and infrastructure development. Palin also served two terms on
theWasillaCity Councilin Alaska as well as two terms as the mayor of
Wasilla, and worked as an oil and gas industry regulator.

FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to
delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. A top five
cable network, FNC has been the most watched news channel in the country for
more than eleven years and according to Public Policy Polling, is the most
trusted television news source in the country. Owned by News Corp., FNC is
available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news
landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre.


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