MSNBC Appoints Joy Reid as Chris Matthews’ Replacement

Jul 09, 2020 - Time Magazine
Board and Executive Moves

(NEW YORK) — MSNBC says Joy Reid will move into the early evening time slot vacated in March by former Hardball host Chris Matthew’s retirement in March.

Reid, who has been a weekend anchor at the cable news network and lately has subbed in the 7 p.m. Eastern time slot, now has the position full time, will do a Washington-based show dubbed The ReidOut.

Reid said she was intent on “bringing in diverse, smart and accomplished voices to the table on topics that are important to ou...