Steve Cortes

Veteran cable news political commentator Steve Cortes is added to the on-air lineup at Salem Media Group “AM 560 The Answer” WIND Chicago. Cortes, who is a regular contributor to CNBC, Fox Business, Fox News and CNN, will be heard 5-7pm, effective Jan. 6. He succeeds Joe Walsh, who left Salem Media Network and WIND as he seeks the Republican nomination for President.

“The insight and political acumen that Steve will bring to our audience each day will be second to none,” Regional VP/GM Jeff Reisman said in a release. “As we enter this election year, Steve will provide an inside perspective on what’s happening on the campaign trail.”