Elisabeth Hasselbeck to join Fox News Channel
NEW YORK — Elisabeth Hasselbeck confirmed Tuesday she is leaving her chair behind at “The View” to join the couch on “Fox and Friends” on the FOX News Channel, ending months of speculation.
Hasselbeck is replacing Gretchen Carlson on the morning show, who is moving to a new daytime show on FOX.
Hasselbeck has been on “The View” for the last 10 years. Her departure comes after Joy Behar previously announced she was leaving the show and with Barbara Walters set to retire next spring.