Laura Ingraham Claims She’ll Take Planned Vacation Amidst Controversy

Laura Ingraham Claims She’ll Take Planned Vacation Amidst Controversy

Brian Steinberg

Senior television Editor


Laura Ingraham is using a holiday week that is next. Now the relevant real question is whether a debate swirling all over host will carry on hiatus also.

The favorite Fox News Channel host — her “Ingraham Angle” had been the 4th most-watched cable-news system in February — told viewers Friday evening she will never show up on atmosphere a few weeks as she took exactly what she called a pre-planned break round the Easter vacation together with her kiddies. Substitute hosts are required to fill out on her behalf on the system.

She departs in the middle of heightened scrutiny. Ingraham tripped an imbroglio Wednesday with a Twitter post Marjory that is mocking Stoneman senior high school student David Hogg, one of several students that has talked away about weapon control prominently since a Feb. 14th shooting event in the Parkland, Fla. College left 17 individuals dead. Her tweet associated with a report Hogg that is noting had rejected from four California universities, as well as said Hogg “whines about” the rejections. A list of recent advertisers in her program culled from Media Matters, a left-leaning watchdog group, and urged followers to pressure them to remove their commercials from Ingraham’s show in response, Hogg posted on social media. Nestle, Johnson & Johnson, TripAdvisor, Nutrish, Expedia and Hulu — a video-streaming business partly owned by Fox News parent 21st Century Fox — are among the list of advertisers who possess stated they’d no further promote in her own system. [Read more…]