SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Jan. 7, 2018 (Gephardt Daily) — Former Utah congresswoman Mia Love has joined CNN as a political commentator, and she says she’ll offer an “unleashed perspective.”
CNN announced on Twitter Monday that Love and former Illinois congressman Luis Gutierrez are the cable news outlet’s newest political commentators.
Love made her first appearance on the three-hour news show “New Day,” Monday morning. Both she and Gutierrez left office last week.
Love took to Twitter to announce her new role.
“A new year brings new opportunities for elevated conversations about the issues that matter,” Love tweeted. “My time in Congress has ended but the chance to engage Americans is only beginning. I’m excited to join CNN to offer a different, principled and unleashed perspective.”
Love was defeated by Democratic challenger Ben McAdams in the Utah 4th Congressional District race it was announced Nov. 20. McAdams finished with a 694-vote margin of victory, a .257 percent lead over Love.