CNN adds former Trump adviser as senior economics analyst

CNN adds former Trump adviser as senior economics analyst
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CNN has added economist Stephen Moore as a contributor, the network announced Tuesday.

"Moore will serve as a Senior Economics Analyst for CNN providing in-depth analysis, historical perspective, and expert commentary on current political and economic topics and financial issues facing the country and world," a CNN press release reads.

Moore was a senior economic adviser for Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpBill Kristol resurfaces video of Pence calling Obama executive action on immigration a 'profound mistake' ACLU says planned national emergency declaration is 'clear abuse of presidential power' O'Rourke says he'd 'absolutely' take down border wall near El Paso if he could MORE’s presidential campaign. He also has several New York Times best-selling books to his credit and is a Heritage Foundation economist.


Moore was most recently a contributor for Fox News and is a former member of The Wall Street Journal editorial board.

The Moore signing comes as CNN beefs up its political roster after Trump's inauguration on Jan. 20.