TravelGuides – Meghan McCain announces she is leaving ‘The View’

TravelGuides – Meghan McCain announces she is leaving ‘The View’

Meghan McCain is leaving “The View.”

The conservative co-host is ending her 4-season run on the discuss present on the finish of July, she introduced on Thursday morning’s present.

“So I am just going to rip the Band-Aid off. I am here to tell all of you, my wonderful co-hosts and the viewers at home, that this is going to be my last season here at ‘The View,’” McCain stated on the high of the episode.

The 36-12 months-previous stated that she plans to make Washington, DC, her household’s house base after she, her husband Ben Domenech, and their child lady Liberty had been dwelling throughout a lot of the pandemic. “The View” is based mostly in New York.

“We have this incredible life here … and I think, as any new mom knows, when I think about where I want Liberty to have her first steps, her first words, I just have this really wonderful life here that ultimately I didn’t want to leave,” she stated.  

The information comes shortly after Page Six revealed that ABC had pleaded with McCain to remain on — and even supplied her a unique gig on the community.

“ABC begged for her to stay [and] she said, ‘No — I’m done! I’m not staying anymore,’” a supply informed us.

“They even offered a contributor role on ABC News, which she turned down. She’s just had enough. She doesn’t need it anymore — she really doesn’t need it.”

McCain nonetheless had two years left in her contract, according to the Daily Mail.

During her years on the present, the 36-12 months-previous turned as well-known for her on-air spats with co-hosts as for her political and social viewpoints.

She most notably sparred with extra liberal co-hosts Joy Behar and Whoopi Goldberg.

And, in response to the Daily Mail, McCain’s co-hosts — Behar, Goldberg, Sunny Hostin, Sara Haines and Ana Navarro — didn’t learn about her exit plans earlier than Thursday.

In March, McCain precipitated eyes to roll when she in contrast her expertise on the present to Meghan Markle telling Oprah Winfrey she felt victimized by the press whereas dwelling within the UK with Prince Harry.

“The only thing they have in common is their name … If the staff and producers liked you, those stories wouldn’t be getting out,” stated one insider on the time. “You don’t see them getting out about anyone else. No one’s running around talking about Whoopi. It’s shocking how [McCain] behaves. If she doesn’t want things leaked, don’t do things to get leaked.”

Clockwise from top left: Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, Ana Navarro, Sara Haines and Meghan McCain are seen in a 2020 promo for "The View."
Clockwise from high left: Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin, Ana Navarro, Sara Haines and Meghan McCain are seen in a 2020 promo for “The View.”
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But in January of this 12 months, it didn’t sound like she was planning to depart the ABC program any time quickly.

“Because whether we like it or not, I’m not going anywhere on the show, Joy’s not going anywhere on the show, we all have to live and co-exist together just like Americans right now,” she said on “Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen” in mid-January, “which is a little deeper of an answer, but we’re all going to try and co-exist and I really want to have us all move forward.”

McCain — the daughter of the late Sen. John McCain and Cindy McCain — has been married to pundit Ben Domenech since 2017. They have one daughter, Liberty, who will have a good time her first birthday in September.

TravelGuides – Meghan McCain announces she is leaving ‘The View’