Scottie Nell Hughes currently serves as the Chief Contributor/News Director for the Tea Party News Network, which was recently launched in November. Scottie Nell’s interviews have been linked on top sites like Drudge Report, Breitbart, The Blaze, World Net Daily, The Daily Caller with several stories going viral. Scottie Nell has also had various appearances on Fox’s Hannity, Fox and Friends, Cavuto on Business, CNN’s Piers Morgan, Current TV, Rasmussen Reports, Canadian Broadcasting Company, and the BBC. Scottie also serves as a columnist for Townhall.com and is a former Poltichick.
She has been apart of numerous broadcasts from the Republican and Democrat National Conventions (for which she was awarded a Nashville Air Award in 2005), various national primaries, as well as the White House and the Pentagon and she was assigned to the White House Press Corps for Inauguration 2005. She also was in the first group of radio talk show hosts sent by the Department of Defense to travel to the frontlines of Operation Enduring Freedom in Iraq and Kuwait as well as the detention facilities at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. A Magna Cum Laude graduate from the University of Tennessee at Martin with a broadcast communications/ political science degree.