Dr. Ben Carson Has Joined Fox News

by Sterling Beard

Dr. Ben Carson, the pediatric neurosurgeon who gained national attention this year for his speech at the National Prayer Breakfast, has joined Fox News as a contributor, Politico reports.

His first appearance in his new capacity will be tonight at 9 p.m. on The Kelly File, the network’s new show hosted by Megyn Kelly.

This is not actually the beginning of Carson’s career as a paid commentator—he is also a columnist for the Washington Times, a position he began in July