The Ticker: Wallace, Pitts, Schultz

By Chris Ariens Comment

  • Fox News’s Chris Wallace will be presented with this year’s RTDNA Paul White Award, recognizing a lifetime of achievement and service in TV news. Wallace will accept the award later this summer at the RTDNA convention in Anaheim.

  • ABC News anchor and chief national correspondent Byron Pitts was honored last night at a gala for National Stuttering Awareness Week. Pitts recounts overcomming a stutter, as well as illiteracy, in his 2009 memoir “Step Out on Nothing.”

  • “The Ed Show” returns to MSNBC this Saturday at 5pmET with host Ed Schultz. Schultz had hosted the show nightly at 8pmET. Karen Finney’s program is still in the development phase and will now premiere Saturday, June 8 at 4pmET.