Author: Dominick Mastrangelo

Jen Psaki joins MSNBC

MSNBC on Tuesday announced the hiring of former White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki. Psaki, who left the White House earlier this month, will appear on NBC’s various channels and platforms as part of its politics coverage this fall and will eventually host a new original program on MSNBC, which the network said is currently…

Bill Clinton: Biden cares ‘more about the people than the polls’

Former President Clinton is arguing President Biden does not care about his popularity with the American people and is focused instead on solving problems the country faces. “In his first 16 months in office, Joe Biden has done exactly what he said he would do if elected—help America overcome an unprecedented pandemic, rebuild a battered economy from the bottom up…

Pete Williams retiring from NBC

Longtime justice correspondent Pete Williams is retiring from NBC after nearly three decades with the network. News of Williams’ retirement came Thursday in a memo NBC News President Noah Oppenheim sent to staff that was obtained by The Hill. “Pete has been one of the nation’s foremost authorities covering the Supreme Court and the Department…

Chris Wallace to get new show on CNN

Executives at CNN plan to give veteran anchor Chris Wallace a Sunday evening show on the network after its online streaming service, which he was hired to host a show on, abruptly shuttered last month. News of plans for Wallace’s show was first reported by Axios, which noted executives from CNN’s new parent company Warner…

Russian TV Rain given Peabody Award

Independent Russian television station TV Rain has been given a Peabody Award for its coverage of the country’s invasion of Ukraine before being shuttered by the government earlier this year. The station was recognized with the Peabody Journalistic Integrity Award, which honors the sustained achievement of the highest professional standards of journalism as well as…