Fox's Bret Baier Clarifies Fraudster Wayne Simmons' Relationship With Fox News

Baier: Simmons Appeared On Fox As A "National Security And Terrorism Expert," But "Was Never Employed By The Channel And Was Never Paid By Fox"

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From the October 15 edition of Fox News' Special Report with Bret Baier:

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BRET BAIER: Government contractor and occasional Fox News guest Wayne Simmons has been charged with lying about his supposed career with the C.I.A. Prosecutors say Simmons broke the law by lying about his credentials on applications for consulting work. Simmons made appearances on Fox as a national security and terrorism expert. However, he was never employed by the channel and was never paid by Fox. 

Previously:

Wayne Simmons, Right-Wing Media's Benghazi Expert, Declared Fraud By Federal Prosecutors

Meet The Conspiracy Theorists Behind The New Benghazi Report Hyped By Fox

At Fringe Press Conference, Fox News Figures Call For New Benghazi Investigation

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