Fox News has actually named Jacqui Heinrich as a White residence correspondent for the network, The Hill has actually learned exclusively.

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Heinrich, formerly a conference correspondent because that Fox, will job-related alongside existing White house correspondent Peter Doocy covering the Biden administration beginning this week.

The move gives the network one more face at the White residence to bolster that is coverage that the administration as the midterm vote approach.

Doocy has actually sparred consistently with White House press secretary Jen Psaki

Jen PsakiWhite House: home window for finalizing sweeping spending plan package "closing" Emanuel come take warm seat in Senate check hearing democracy at odds with Manchin over child tax credit transaction provision much more during briefings, consisting of last month once she criticized a "loaded and also inaccurate" question from him about vaccine misinformation on social media. 

The it s too dirty exchange came at a time once the administration has search to with Fox audiences in an effort to boost vaccine numbers.

The network stated that Fox News"s Aishah Hasnie will additionally be promoted to congressional correspondent and also replace Heinrich. The outlet also announced the hiring of Alexandria Hoff, formerly a reporter in ~ CBS affiliate KYW-TV in Philadelphia, that will begin as a Washington, D.C.-based basic assignment reporter in September. 

“We look front to adding Jacqui come our impressive White home team alongside Peter Doocy and are pleased come welcome Aishah and Alex come our outstanding Washington bureau," said Jay Wallace, president and also executive editor of Fox News Media.

Heinrich, who joined Fox News in 2018, stated covering the White House has actually been "a lifelong dream" of hers.

"I am honored to have the chance to report on the highest possible levels the the joined States federal government for ours audience and also look front to working carefully with our incredibly talented team," she said.


During she time at Fox, Heinrich has covered both the Democratic and Republican national conventions, Biden"s inauguration ceremonies and all the major development top top Capitol Hill from former President Trump

Donald TrumpTrump defends indicted GOP congressman residence to poll Thursday on hold Bannon in contempt Youngkin calls for investigation into Loudoun County college Board amid sexual attack allegations MORE"s 2nd impeachment to the recurring congressional dispute over infrastructure spending.

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Doocy was hired come cover Biden"s White home in January. In May, previous White house correspondent Kristin Fisher announced she to be leaving the network and joining CNN to serve as a correspondent extending space.