Roger Ailes Dead at 77


Former Fox News Chair

Fox News co-founder and former Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes has died. He was 77. 

Ailes was responsible for the conservative news network, until his resignation in July last year amid multiple sexual harassment scandals.

Ailes began as a media consultant to Republican presidents, including Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, and George H.W. Bush. After leaving Fox News he advised the Donald Trump campaign.

Here's video from Fox News announcing Ailes' passing:

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