The Trump Administration, Congress and a Look at Politics in America
Speaker: Bret Baier
Saturday, March 30, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
As the anchor of FOX News’ Special Report w/Bret Baier, Bret Baier is plugged into all of the major issues and players on the national political scene. With humor and insight, Baier shares with audiences’ exclusive, poignant and an up-to-the minute analysis on what’s going on at the White House and on Capitol Hill.
About Bret Baier
Special Report with Bret Baier (weeknights 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Central) is the top-rated cable news program in its timeslot and consistently one of the top five shows in cable news.
Based in Washington, D.C., Baier joined the network in 1998 as the first reporter in the Atlanta bureau. During the 2012 political season, he served as co-anchor of FOX News Channel’s (FNC) America’s Election HQ alongside Megyn Kelly. In addition, Baier provided extensive coverage of the 2012 campaign cycle, anchoring Presidential and Vice Presidential debates, as well as the Republican and Democratic conventions.
Baier also moderated FNC’s five Republican presidential primary debates.
Baier, Kelly and Chris Wallace anchored three GOP debates for Fox News Channel in 2016 with the debate in Cleveland, Ohio, reaching a record 24 million viewers.
He interviewed all of the presidential candidates, including Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in a Democratic town hall, for Special Report.
Baier continues to provide extensive political coverage for FOX News Channel. During his tenure at the network, Baier has interviewed President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, former President Barack Obama, former President George W. Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney.
He has also anchored more than thirty political specials on FNC, reported from Iraq 12 times and Afghanistan 13 times, traveled the world with various administrations and military officials and reported from 74 countries.
Special Report with Bret Baier was acknowledged by TIME magazine’s Joe Klein as the only “straight newscast” in cable news at 6PM/ET. Bret was also recently awarded the 2017 Sol Taishoff Award for Excellence in Broadcast Journalism.
Prior to his anchor role, Baier was named chief White House correspondent in 2006 and covered the second term of the Bush Administration. Before that, he served as national security correspondent covering military and national security affairs, as well as defense, military policy and the intelligence community from the Pentagon.
Baier is the author of The New York Times best seller, Special Heart: A Journey of Faith, Hope, Courage and Love and Three Days in January: Dwight Eisenhower’s Final Mission. His latest book, Three Days in Moscow: Ronald Reagan and the Fall of the Soviet Empire, is available now wherever books are sold.