Former Fox News host Alan Colmes has passed away at 66.
Alan Colmes was a prominent liberal voice on the Fox News channel. Hannity and Colmes was a hit show which featured him and Sean Hannity.
Hannity said Alan Colmes was “one of life’s most decent, kind and wonderful people you’d ever want to meet.”
“When Alan and I started ‘Hannity & Colmes,’ there wasn’t a day that went by where we didn’t say we were the two most fortunate men in all of television, said Hannity.
Despite their political differences, Hannity said the two “forged a deep friendship” over the years.
“Alan, in the midst of great sickness and illness, showed the single greatest amount of courage I’ve ever seen,” he said.
Hannity and Colmes was a major hit, and ran on Fox News from 1996-2009. So many colleagues are posting their heartfelt emotions on Twitter.
Monica Crowley of Fox News posted a tribute to Facebook.
That’s 2 former Fox News hosts who have died in past week, Brenda Buttner being the other.