MSNBC Reins in the Reverend; Sharpton Hired On, Can’t Endorse or Contribute

MSNBC officially hired the Reverend Al Sharpton this afternoon to host “PoliticsNation,” during the network’s 6 p.m. hour.

“I’m thrilled that he’s now reached a point in his career where he’s able to devote himself to hosting a nightly show,” said MSNBC president Phil Griffin in a statement that called Sharpton one of the network’s “most thoughtful and entertaining guests.” Read More

MSNBC Reins in the Reverend; Sharpton Hired On, Can’t Endorse or Contribute