Tantaro is joined by Jason Mattera, best-selling author and weekend host at WABC/New York. Mattera has quite a resume behind him. During the past few years he has appeared on various high profile radio and TV programs like The O'Reilly Factor, Hannity, Fox & Friends, Your World with Neil Cavuto, Imus, Varney & Co., C-SPAN, CNN, and others.
Mark Masters, the CEO of Talk Radio Network, said in a prepared statement, "Andrea and Jason will bridge the age and gender gap that challenges talk radio today in ways no other show can. Their appeal to a bigger and broader audience, combined with an understanding of the actual radio business, is the best thing to happen to this new radio environment."
Tantaros is probably best known from her appearances on Fox New Channel's The Five program which airs daily at 5 p.m.(ET), Monday through Friday. Tantaros is not a daily regular but rotates as a co-host and regular substitute host
Tantaros is a regular contributor to Fox Business Channel, writes a weekly column for The New York Daily News, and has written many articles for Newsmax.com .
The Washington Times called her "...the most pragmatic personality on The Five...who has already had a lifetime of experience despite only being in her 30s. Andrea’s calm, yet reasoned personality mixed with a quick tongue and biting sense of humor make her a powerful presence."
From PA to DC
Tantaros bon December 30, 1978 in Allentown, Pennsylvania to immigrant Greek parents. She is a 1997 graduate of Parkland High School and attended Lehigh University where she was graduated in 2001. She was a Journalism and French major.
Tantaros has worked on Capitol Hill where she was Press Secretary to Republican Leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives. She has also worked on several political campaigns.
Prior to her work with Fox News, she worked at CNN's Crossfire program. She has also appeared on CNBC and MSNBC. Tantaros joined Fox News Channel in April, 2010 as a contributor. Tantaros also served as a vice president for a