Chris Stirewalt

Chris Stirewalt

Chris Stirewalt joined Fox News Channel (FNC) in July of 2010 and serves as the network’s digital politics editor based in Washington, D.C. Additionally, he writes a daily politics newsletter, Fox News First, and hosts “Power Play" on FoxNews.com. Stirewalt also makes daily appearances on the network including The Kelly File, America’s Newsroom, and Special Report with Bret Baier.

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.

Latest Stories by Chris Stirewalt

Latest Video by Chris Stirewalt

  • Kurtz: Clinton has 'rare week' of difficult scrutiny

    'Kelly File' panel weighs in after Democratic candidate faces multiple troubling headlines

  • Power Play: Clinton Foundation questions

    Questions over the Clinton Foundation aren't going away, but Hillary Clinton still leads in the polls. Do voters care about the possible pay-to-play allegations? Democratic strategist Taryn Rosenkranz and Republican strategist Sean Noble weigh in.

  • Power Play: Trump's Hispanic Appeal

    Trump meets Thursday with young minority activists in NY, but which Trump will show up: the candidate who boasts about creating a "deportation force" or the "softer" Trump emerging this week? The RNC's director of Hispanic communications offers insight.

  • Power Play: Prepping for the next POTUS

    Presidential transitions are complex and expensive operations - and hugely important. The non-partisan Partnership for Public Service helps the President-elect hit the ground running. Go inside the transition prep with CEO Max Stier.

  • Power Play: Trump's campaign shake-up

    Trump shakes up his campaign staff ... again. Trump's hiring of Breitbart News chairman Stephen Bannon may portend his homestretch strategy: Trump do Trump. Can that get him elected? GOP strategist Kevin Sheridan & Dem strategist Douglas Smith weigh in.