Jenner’s first appearance Hannity on Thursday.
Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott said in a statement, “Caitlyn’s story is an inspiration to all of us. She is a leader in the LGBTQ+ community and her illustrious career has spanned a variety of fields that will be a tremendous asset to our audience.”
“I am humbled by this unique opportunity to speak directly to the millions of Fox News Media viewers about issues that are important to the American people,” Jenner said in a statement.
But the hiring comes as some of the network’s celebrities have targeted The Walt Disney Company for their opposition to a Florida law that bans classroom discussion of sexual orientation or gender identity from kindergarten to third grade. The legislation, dubbed the Don’t Say Gay bill by its opponents, was signed earlier this week by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis.
more to come.