Chris Stirewalt joined Fox News Channel (FNC) in July of 2010 and serves as politics editor based in Washington, D.C. Additionally, he authors the daily "Fox News Halftime Report" political news note and co-hosts the hit podcast I'll Tell You What with FNC's Dana Perino as well as hosts Power Play, a feature video series, on FoxNews.com. Stirewalt makes frequent appearances on the network, including The Kelly File, Special Report with Bret Baier, and Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace. He also provides expert political analysis for Fox News coverage of state, congressional and presidential elections.
Prior to joining FNC, Stirewalt served as political editor for The Washington Examiner where he wrote a twice-weekly column and led political coverage for the newspaper. He also served as politics editor at the Charleston Daily Mail and West Virginia Media. Stirewalt began his career at the Wheeling Intelligencer in West Virginia.
He is a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College in Hampden-Sydney, Virginia.