Hemmer, who joined Fox News in 2005, will anchor “Bill Hemmer Reports” weekdays beginning Monday at three p.m. EST. Hemmer can 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 individuals on the skin of Fox do not perceive in regards to the individuals who work at Fox is that I take into account you a buddy, additionally.”
“And, Ben, I take into account you a buddy,” he mentioned, gesturing to his stage supervisor. “And, everybody else round right here on workers. And, that brings a sure unity to the method that we do daily and I feel that is actually particular and I take into account it actually necessary — a very necessary half about what we do.”
“We’re in it collectively in a major manner daily,” Hemmer continued. “So, [I’m] not going far.”
“Can I simply add to that?” requested Smith. “There’s not an individual on this constructing – inside or out – that you just point out Invoice Hemmer’s title they usually do not say, ‘That is an incredible man.’ As a result of he’s. And, he is an incredible journalist.”
“Properly, we’ll get on the breaking information of the day, identical to we do daily. We are going to get newsmakers, too, to convey that in,” Hemmer mentioned of his subsequent step.
“And, I do know you might have an incredible man coming in right here, too. Ed Henry has been making an attempt 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 performed 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 the entire community’s particular election protection since 2008, typically masking 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 coated main information occasions, together with the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting and Hurricane Katrina reduction 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 experience.”
Fox Information’ Brian Flood contributed to this report.