Hemmer, who joined Fox News in 2005, will anchor “Bill Hemmer Reports” weekdays beginning Monday at three p.m. EST. Hemmer will probably be changed by Ed Henry, who will co-anchor “America’s Newsroom” alongside Sandra Smith.
The veteran journalist will lead all breaking information protection along with internet hosting the straight-news program from the community’s Fox Information Deck.
“I need to say this,” Hemmer advised “America’s Newsroom” viewers, additionally addressing co-host Sandra Smith. “I feel what folks on the skin of Fox do not perceive in regards to the individuals who work at Fox is that I think about you a good friend, additionally.”
“And, Ben, I think about you a good friend,” he stated, gesturing to his stage supervisor. “And, everybody else round right here on employees. And, that brings a sure unity to the method that we do day-after-day and I feel that is actually particular and I think about it actually vital — a very vital half about what we do.”
“We’re in it collectively in a big manner day-after-day,” Hemmer continued. “So, [I’m] not going far.”
“Can I simply add to that?” requested Smith. “There may be not an individual on this constructing – inside or out – that you just point out Invoice Hemmer’s title and so they do not say, ‘That is an incredible man.’ As a result of he’s. And, he is an incredible journalist.”
“Nicely, we will get on the breaking information of the day, identical to we do day-after-day. We’ll get newsmakers, too, to carry that in,” Hemmer stated of his subsequent step.
“And, I do know you’ve got an incredible man coming in right here, too. Ed Henry has been attempting to take me out on the knees for 5 years,” he joked. “So, now he will get his shot.”
“Thanks for the handoff, Invoice. We glance ahead on constructing on the success of a present you constructed,” Smith replied.
Most not too long ago, Hemmer carried out an exclusive interview with Attorney General William Barr from El Salvador, reported reside from the U.S. summit with North Korea in Vietnam and was on the bottom for President Trump’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin from Helsinki, Finland.
Hemmer has contributed to all the community’s particular election protection since 2008, typically overlaying conventions and reporting reside from the marketing campaign path. Hemmer’s signature “Invoice-Board” helps viewers perceive election night time outcomes.
Moreover, the Cincinnati native has lined main information occasions, together with the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and Hurricane Katrina aid efforts.
“On to larger issues. On to a different chapter. And, it is simply that — it is one other chapter,” Hemmer concluded. “So please come alongside for the trip.”
Fox Information’ Brian Flood contributed to this report.