Fox News to host Klobuchar town hall next week

Fox News to host Klobuchar town hall next week
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Fox News announced Wednesday it will host a town hall with 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy KlobucharAmy KlobucharDemocratic senators call on domestic airlines to issue cash refunds for travelers Biden's pick for vice president doesn't matter much Hillicon Valley: FCC chief proposes 0M telehealth program | Twitter takes down posts promoting anti-malaria drugs for coronavirus| Whole Foods workers plan Tuesday strike MORE (Minn.) on Feb. 27 in Raleigh, N.C.

“As Super Tuesday quickly approaches, we are looking forward to hosting Sen. Klobuchar for a second Fox News Channel town hall as she makes her case for becoming the Democratic presidential nominee to the largest cable news audience in the country," announced Jay Wallace, president and executive editor of Fox News Media. "We are confident we will provide our millions of viewers with an informative and thoughtful conversation.”

The special will be co-moderated by "Special Report" anchor Bret Baier and "The Story" anchor Martha MacCallum.

The network has done eight town hall events for the current presidential election cycle. Its most recent featured former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPete ButtigiegReuters poll finds Sanders cutting Biden national lead to single digits Biden says he'll adopt plans from Sanders, Warren Buttigieg guest-hosts for Jimmy Kimmel: 'I've got nothing else going on' MORE last month ahead of the Iowa caucuses and was moderated by "Fox News Sunday" anchor Chris WallaceChristopher (Chris) WallaceGovernors, health experts warn coronavirus restrictions must stay in place Public health expert: 'We are still at the very beginning of this outbreak' Mnuchin: US will bounce back after we 'kill this virus' and 'reopen this economy' MORE.

A Fox News town hall with Sen. Bernie SandersBernie SandersDemocratic senators call on domestic airlines to issue cash refunds for travelers Sanders still sees 'narrow path' to Democratic presidential nomination Tenants call on lawmakers to pass rent freezes MORE (I-Vt.) in April 2019 was the highest-rated town hall of any candidate on the three cable news networks, delivering 2.55 million viewers.