Laura Ingraham Joining ABC News as Contributor

The conservative radio host and occasional Bill O’Reilly sub is joining the network’s commentariat

Last Updated: August 4, 2014 @ 10:23 AM

Conservative pundit Laura Ingraham is joining ABC News as a contributor, George Stephanopoulos said on Sunday’s “This Week.”

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The new gig will not change her role at Fox News, where she’ll remain a contributor and backup host for “The O’Reilly Factor.”

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Ingraham’s spirited conservative commentary has drawn much ire from liberal critics; MSNBC’s Ed Schultz was suspended after calling her a “right wing slut” on his radio show in May 2011.

Watch Stephanopoulos’s announcement below: