After three years of providing commentary Sarah Palin and FOX News parted ways this week. It is not clear why the association has ended.
Republican former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin has parted ways with Fox News Channel after working for three years as a paid commentator, the cable TV network said on Friday.
Palin, who went from being a little-known governor to a political sensation after Senator John McCain picked her as his running mate in the 2008 presidential election, was one of the channel’s biggest names despite appearing only occasionally.
“We have thoroughly enjoyed our association with Governor Palin,” Bill Shine, Fox News Channel executive vice president of programming, said in a statement. “We wish her the best in her future endeavors.”
Fox News Channel declined to give details of Palin’s departure, and a spokesperson said only that the two had “parted ways.”