“Face the Nation” anchor John Dickerson is taking over for Charlie Rose on “CBS This Morning,” the network announced Tuesday.
Dickerson, 49, will join co-anchors Gayle King and Norah O’Donnell, who have been sharing the table with fill-ins since Rose was fired Nov. 21 following allegations of sexual harassment. Dickerson will start Wednesday.
“His work is impeccable on television, online, and in print — he’s earned his reputation for substance and preparation as both an interviewer and a field reporter,” CBS News President David Rhodes said in a memo announcing Dickerson’s appointment.
Dickerson joined CBS News in 2009 as a political analyst and was named host of its...