Time Warner Cable’s local news channel NY1 has named Errol Louis as anchor of their signature political show Inside City Hall.
Louis was a contributor to NY1′s 2009 elcction season coverage, culminating with a third term for Mayor Bloomberg.
“I’m excited to be joining the team at NY1 and honored to be named anchor of one of the premier political news programs in America,” Louis said in a statement. “It’s an amazing opportunity.”
Prior to joining NY1, Louis was a New York Daily News columnist who wrote pieces on a range of political and social affairs and served on the paper’s editorial board.
As a leading commentator, he hosted The Morning Show, one of the city’s liveliest political talk shows for New York’s political, cultural and business leaders, every weekday on WWRL.
“The addition of veteran political journalist Errol Louis to our team is yet another example of our commitment to providing the best political coverage to our viewers,” said Bernie Han, VP of News.
An occasional CNN contributor, Before joining the Daily News, Louis was Associate Editor of the New York Sun where he published columns from 2002 to 2004.