John Stossel, best known for his segments on ABC news magazine 20/20
, is joining the Fox Business Network to host a weekly prime-time program, The New York Times reports
. In his ABC blog
, Stossel says, "In my new job, I want to dig into the meaning of the words 'liberty' and 'limited government'."
Mr. Stossel’s hiring is an important one for the two-year-old Fox Business, which is seeking more viewers and wider cable distribution.
He starts work in October, and he will also make regular appearances on the Fox News Channel, the Times