Photo credit: Fox News Well, it appears that Fox News is now looking to give the left a seat at their conservative table, at least that is the indication based on their most recent hire. There has been an abundance of speculation that Rupert Murdoch, CEO of 21st Century Fox, was trying to move Fox away from their conservative leaning programming.
With the recent ousting of Bill O’Reilly and the resignation of Fox Co-President, Bill Shine, it may be more than speculation.
Late last week, Fox finalized a deal with their newest political analyst, Jessica Tarlov. Tarlov has been a contributor at the network since 2014. In a statement on the deal, the network said “In this role, effective immediately, she will offer political analysis and insight across FNC and Fox Business Network’s daytime and prime time programming,”
Tarlov’s deal comes at a very interesting time, given that Fox has been caught-up in several lawsuits alleging sexual harassment and racial discrimination. What’s more, is the fact that another lawsuit was filed on Thursday, alleging gender discrimination.
The network’s troubles have been substantially compounded by the federal investigation into the claims.
Tarlov is now exclusive to Fox and said she is thrilled to be giving a voice to…