Ed Schultz is a veteran progressive journalist with over 30 years in broadcasting. As host of News with Ed Schultz he discusses the most controversial issues affecting Americans and gives a platform to diverse voices, stories and perspectives. He has won three Eric Sevareid Awards and has managed and been lead talent for a broadcast team that has won two Marconis and a prestigious Peabody Award. Ed was the host of The Ed Show on MSNBC from April ’09 to July ’15. Ed has been named one of the top ten radio hosts in the country by Talkers Magazine for a number of years. Ed Schultz has been a nominee by Syndicated News/Talk Personality of the year by Radio & Records. He is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead. His competitive nature helped him lead the nation in passing & achieve All-American status and as a quarterback at MSUM. His son, Dave Schultz, is a professional golfer on the PGA Nationwide tour. A devoted family man, Ed and his wife, Wendy, have six children. He shares his passion for hunting, fishing and flying with his large family.