When Candidates Learn They Lost…Live on Cable News

By Jordan Chariton 

For Megyn Kelly, it was a particularly unique breaking news situation on last night’s “The Kelly File.”

“That’s news to me…I didn’t know that,” South Dakota senate candidate Annette Bosworth told Kelly at the top of their interview after Kelly reported that former South Dakota Governor Mike Rounds won the primary. “Really, I found out on national television,” Bosworth continued.

“I’m sorry to break the news to you,” Kelly responded.