Tucker Carlson asked on Friday if U.S. leaders can handle "the basics of governing" amid the deadly wildfires in California and after a surprise snowstorm walloped part of the New York tristate area.
Tucker Carlson is the host of Tucker Carlson Tonight, weeknights at 8:00pm ET on Fox News Channel (FNC).
He joined the network in 2009 as a contributor.
On his program each night, Carlson features powerful analysis and spirited debates with guests from across the political and cultural spectrum. Bringing his signature style to tackle issues largely uncovered by the media, Carlson challenges political correctness and media bias with segments like “Campus Craziness” and “TwitterStorm.”
Prior to the launch of his primetime program, Carlson served as a co-host of FOX & Friends Weekend(weekends 6-10AM/ET). He also provided analysis for America's Election Headquarterson primary and caucus nights, including the 2016 and 2012 presidential elections, as well as the 2014 midterm election. In addition, he also produced an FNC special, "Fighting for Our Children's Minds," in 2010.
Before joining FNC, Carlson hosted Tucker on MSNBC from 2005-2008 and PBS' Tucker Carlson: Unfiltered. He joined CNN in 2000 as its youngest anchor ever, co-hosting The Spin Roomand went on to become co-host of CNN's Crossfire until its 2005 cancellation. In 2003, he wrote an autobiography about his cable news experience titled “Politicians, Partisans and Parasites: My Adventures in Cable News.” Additionally, Carlson founded and acted as editor-in-chief of The Daily Caller, a political news website he launched in 2010.
Carlson graduated with a B.A. in history from Trinity College.
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Tucker Carlson invited a tech entrepreneur on his program Thursday night to discuss Amazon getting large tax breaks after the company announced it would build half of its HQ2 site in the New York City borough of Queens.
Tucker Carlson said that the contentious intra-party battle surrounding Rep. Nancy Pelosi's bid to become Speaker of the House showed that Democrats have "reached the identity politics cul-de-sac."
Tucker Carlson debated Richard Goodstein on what gun control measures Democrats will push when they retake the House of Representatives.
Tucker Carlson said video of an offshoot of the migrant caravan reaching the American border at Tijuana, Baja California Norte must be "embarrassing and awkward" for those on the left and in the media dismissing the burgeoning group as an issue.
Tucker Carlson said that Rep.-elect Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez "has a very good point" about Amazon getting large tax breaks after the company announced it would build half of its newest HQ site in the New York City borough of Queens.
Tucker Carlson reacted Tuesday to reports that Special Counsel Robert Mueller may soon issue more indictments in his probe of President Trump and Russia.
Law Professor Jonathan Turley said Tuesday on "Tucker Carlson Tonight" that if Special Counsel Robert Mueller's most powerful charges are for false statements and focus on Trump-supporting figures, it would be like "shooting the wounded."
Conservative writer and "Rush Limbaugh Show" guest host Mark Steyn reacted to talk that 2008 Democratic presidential candidate and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton may be considering a third run for the high office.
Tucker Carlson said that there were "no obvious takeaways" from the mixed results of Tuesday's election, but some "very useful lessons."
Tammy Bruce joined Tucker Carlson to react to the Senate Judiciary Committee referring a woman to the FBI for “materially false statements” when she accused Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh of raping her.
Tucker Carlson said Monday that three major issues will decide the midterm elections: immigration, the economy and nationalism.