Bill Hemmer: FNC’s Next Star?

By Brian 

Fox News tapped CNN vet Bill Hemmer because of his experience and potential to get better, senior VP of programming Bill Shine tells the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in a nice piece today.

“Bill’s the type of guy you look at and say, ‘He knows what he’s doing. He’s a solid journalist,'” Shine said. “Could he be even stronger? We think he can be.”

Fox has risen to the top of the cable news rankings in part based on its savvy hiring,” the story notes. Ailes met with Hemmer twice before hiring him in July…