Kirsten Powers has joined CNN as a political analyst.
She comes from Fox News, where she had been an analyst, weighing in on the election and debates for daytime and primetime programming.
She is a former political appointee in the Clinton Administration and public affairs deputy assistant at the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative.
She will continue as a contributor to USA Today.
Powers joined Fox News Channel in 2004 and had been a panelist on FNC's Outnumbered.