“Special Report” Anchor Bret Baier and “The Story’s” Martha MacCallum to Co-Anchor Network’s Live Coverage from Washington
John Roberts to Anchor for FOX Network
NEW YORK – February 22, 2022 – FOX News Channel (FNC) will present special live coverage of President Biden’s State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress and the Republican response from Washington, D.C. on Tuesday, March 1st, beginning at 8:55 PM/ET.
Co-anchored by chief political anchor and Special Report’s Bret Baier along with The Story anchor and executive editor Martha MacCallum, the network’s coverage will include contributions from America’s Newsroom co-anchor Dana Perino, senior political analyst Brit Hume, and The Five’s rotating co-host and former Democratic congressman Harold Ford Jr. as well as FOX News contributor Ben Domenech from Washington. Additionally, White House correspondent Jacqui Heinrich and Congressional correspondent Chad Pergram will offer live reports from the White House and Statuary Hall.
Later that evening, special editions of Hannity will be presented live at 11 PM/ET, followed by The Ingraham Angle at 12 AM/ET and FOX News @ Night anchored by Shannon Bream at 1 AM/ET. Additionally, FNC will feature live overnight coverage on the latest developments in Ukraine from 2-4 AM/ET with Trace Gallagher helming a special two-hour edition of FOX News Live.
Additionally on Wednesday morning, America’s Newsroom will continue its coverage emanating from Washington, breaking down reaction from overnight. White House correspondent Peter Doocy will also provide highlights from the speech the morning after.
On the FOX broadcast network, FNC’s John Roberts will anchor separate live coverage beginning at 9PM/ET. Analysis will also be provided by FOX News host and former Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC) as well as FOX News contributor and former Obama administration official Marie Harf. FNC’s Congressional correspondent Aishah Hasnie will also provide reports and reaction live from Capitol Hill.
FOX News Digital will also feature wall-to-wall coverage of the State of the Union address. Leading up to the event, the site will have a dedicated landing page devoted exclusively to the latest reporting, where readers can view a selection of curated stories and video clips from FNC. The FOXNews.com homepage will feature a live blog that will be continuously updated throughout the speech as well as the Republican response, including real-time reaction from around the nation. FOXNews.com will also carry a livestream from inside the House chamber, providing viewers with coverage followed by reaction from experts, lawmakers and more.
FOX News Audio will also provide multiplatform coverage of the address. Beginning at 8 PM/ET, FOX News Radio’s Jared Halpern and Jessica Rosenthal will cover the address and Republican response. FOX News Podcasts will provide hourly podcast alerts on the address with The FOX News Radio Hourly Newscast and the daily morning podcast FOX News Rundown will provide next day reaction and analysis from the FOX News political teams. Throughout the day on Wednesday March 2, nationally-syndicated FOX News Radio showsThe Brian Kilmeade Show, FOX Across Americaand The Guy Benson Show will react to the address.
Additionally, FOX Nation will be streaming the address live for subscribers. Outnumbered co-host and former White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany will host a pre-show and after-show alongside an all-star panel including FOX News contributor and retired Army bomb technician Johnny Joey Jones, Outnumbered’s Emily Compagno and FOX & Friends Weekend co-host Will Cain.
FNC’s special programming on Tuesday, March 1st will include:
9-11 AM/ET – America’s Newsroom with Bill Hemmer and Dana Perino (live in Washington)
1-3 PM/ET – America Reports with John Roberts (D.C.) and Sandra Smith
3-4 PM ET – The Story with Martha MacCallum (live in Washington)
6-7 PM/ET – Special Report with Bret Baier
8:55-11 PM/ET – State of the Union Address and the Republican response (special coverage co-anchored by Bret Baier and Martha MacCallum)
11-12 PM/ET – Hannity
12-1 AM/ET – The Ingraham Angle
1-2 AM/ET – FOX News @ Night
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