Former MTV Personality Kennedy To Join Fox Business Network In Primetime

Lisa Kennedy Montgomery Fox Business Network
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Her new show, "The Independents," to air at 9 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and on Friday

Lisa Kennedy Montgomery, the one-time MTV personality known better by her middle name, will join the Fox Business Network primetime lineup starting Monday, December 9, the 21st Century Fox-owned cable outlet said Tuesday.

Kennedy will host “The Independents,” set to air at 9 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and on Fridays, the network said. The show will “feature a roundtable discussion on the news of the day with a special emphasis on the protection of economic and civil liberties,” the network said in an announcement. , Kennedy will be joined by  co-hosts,  Matt Welch of Reason magazine and  Kmele Foster of America’s Future Foundation, along with a rotating panel of guests.

“The Independents” will replace reruns of “The Willis Report, which airs first-run episodes at 6 p.m.  “Stossel,”  hosted by John Stossel, will continue to appear on FBC at 9 p.m. eastern on Thursdays.

Kennedy joined FBN as a contributor and special correspondent to “Stossel”  in 2012. She is the author of two books: “he Kennedy Chronicles: The Golden Age of MTV Through Rose-Colored Glasses” and “Hey Ladies! Tales and Tips for Curious Girls”. She is also the host of a morning program  on KYSR, a Los Angeles radio station,and is a contributor to Reason.com. a

Kennedy, who graduated from University of California, Los Angeles, holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and got her start in TV as an MTV video jockey in 1992.

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  1. Great show..honest like itvis..would really like an anwswer..have contacted congressman and others..why is it yourcspouse works 40 plus yrs..passes away beore 62..getting soc security..no money given to living family..all she put in..they take it all..leave you 255$ death benifit ..lot of folks get shafted this way..whers the money takrlen from paychecks all those yrs.???no one wants to anwser..sholud br given to living spouse

  2. Michael Bond says:

    Congrats! Looking forward to the show!

  3. Name says:

    Cool! Good call by FBN!

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