Tucker Carlson is leaving Fox News, according to the network and developing reports from several outlets.
Fox News released a statement:
“FOX News Media and Tucker Carlson have agreed to part ways. We thank him for his service to the network as a host and prior to that as a contributor.”
“Mr. Carlson’s last program was Friday April 21st. Fox News Tonight will air live at 8 PM/ET starting this evening as an interim show helmed by rotating FOX News personalities until a new host is named,” the statement continued.
The news comes just days after Dan Bongino confirmed that he had parted ways with Fox News on Thursday.
As The Daily Fetched reported:
The former Secret Service agent and New York City police officer made the announcement on his podcast on Thursday, explaining that the network had been good to him over the last ten years, but the recent contract negotiations came up short.
Bongino hosted the popular Saturday evening show on the flagship network called “Unfiltered,” His “Canceled in the USA” ran on the network’s subscription-based Fox Nation.