The previous White Home press secretary will host a brand new authentic present that is set to debut early subsequent yr.
NEW YORK — Former White Home press secretary Jen Psaki has formally landed at MSNBC, the place she is anticipated to make appearances on the community’s cable and streaming packages in addition to host a brand new authentic present.
This system, set to debut within the first quarter of 2023, will “deliver collectively her distinctive perspective from behind the rostrum and her deep expertise within the highest ranges of presidency and presidential politics,” the community stated in a press release Tuesday.
Psaki will even seem on NBC and through MSNBC’s primetime particular election programming all through the midterms and 2024 presidential election.
Psaki most just lately served as White Home spokesperson for the primary 16 months of the Biden administration. She beforehand served as White Home communications director underneath former President Barack Obama and because the spokeswoman for the Division of State.
“Her intensive expertise in authorities and on the marketing campaign path and perspective as a White Home and Washington insider is the kind of evaluation that units MSNBC aside,” MSNBC President Rashida Jones stated in a press release. “She’s a well-recognized face and trusted authority to MSNBC viewers, and we stay up for her perception throughout this consequential election season.”
At MSNBC, on-air personalities are largely sympathetic to Biden and the Democrats. Throughout Psaki’s White Home tenure, Democrats noticed her as a champion of their causes, whereas conservatives discovered her combative and standoffish.
MSNBC has additionally employed Symone Sanders, former chief spokeswoman for Vice President Kamala Harris. NBC Information has taken pains to attract distinctions between its journalists and MSNBC, which has beefed up its opinion programming.