Chris Stirewalt is the politics editor for the Fox News Channel and one of the liveliest commentators covering politics today. Working in FNC’s Washington bureau since 2010, Stirewalt helps coordinate political coverage across Fox platforms, contributing articles, video segments, a popular newsletter, a weekly podcast with co-host Dana Perino and regular appearances on Fox’s most popular programs to the network’s lineup.
Stirewalt is an expert storyteller and astute speaker who keeps audiences engrossed with his trademark humor while breaking down complex political issues. He offers candid and witty insights on the current political climate and the latest happenings on Capitol Hill and in the White House.
Stirewalt makes daily appearances on multiple Fox network programs, including America’s Newsroom, Outnumbered, Special Report with Bret Baier and Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace. He is also a part of the Fox News Decision Desk team, where he has called races on election nights over the past four electoral cycles and hosts the feature video series Power Play on FoxNews.com. He is also the author of the book Every Man a King: A Short Colorful History of American Populists.
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. Stirewalt began his career at the Wheeling Intelligencer in West Virginia.
He is a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia.