A politically conservative American blogger Erick Erickson hosts the show titled as Atlants’s Evening News with Erick Erickson that broadcast on 750 WSB. Previous to that, he had also served as the editor-in-chief of conservative political blog RedState and he was also a political contributor to the CNN. He is the native of Lackson, East Feliciana Parish Louisiana, United States. He came into this world on 3rd June of the year 1975 which has now made him reach the age of 40.
When Erickson was 5 years old, he moved to Dubai, United Arab Emirates. He then again returned to Jackson when he was 15. He went to get his education from the American School of Dubai which was previously known as Jumeirah American School. His father used to work for the Conoco Oil as Oil Company Production Foreman.
Additionally, Erickson also got enrolled at the Mercer University located in Macon, Georgia from where he received a Bachelor’s Degree. He also attended Mercer’s Walter F. George School of Law and earned himself a Law Degree. Erick is also an inactive member in good standing of State Bar of Georgia.
It was announced by CNN on 16th March of 2010 that they hiring Erickson as their political contributor to John King, USA. The CNN political director Sam Feist called him as the perfect fit for John King, USA because not only he is an agenda-setter whose words are closely watched in the Washington but as the person who still resides in little town America.
On his blog, Erick has stated that the CNN made an offer that he could not refuse and he also added that it is the path that God put him on and it was totally unexpected but he goes where the good Lord Leads. Later, he left CNN on 29th January of 2013 and joined Fox News as a contributor.
On 6th November 2007, Erickson was elected to four years team as the Republican member of Macon, Georgia city council. Later, he resigned from his office on 16th February of 2011 partway through his first term for pursuing a job with WSB Radio in Atlanta. While his tenure at the office, the Macon Police officers considered forming a union. On 10th January 20111, Erickson started to host a local radio show on the WSB Radio 750/95.5. He was also a guest host of national broadcast of the Rush Limbaugh Show in 2014.
Prior to that, Erick has also launched his conservative website known as The Resurgent in January of 2016. In December of 2015, he posted a photo of bullet-ridden copy of the New York Times which he had shot at. The edition of that day contained front page editorial in favor of gun control. He was also criticized by several of the political pundits and some of the Christian leaders for the statements he made against Donald Trump.
A talented journalist Erickson has already got married. He is married to his wife named Christy Erickson. Besides that, more details regarding his articles, bio, and other activities can be accessed from various sources and as he is also very active in different social media, he can be connected through Twitter and Instagram pages.