01/22/2014 02:17 pm ET Updated Jan 25, 2014

Sally Kohn Joins CNN As Contributor

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Sally Kohn is CNN's newest contributor, it was announced Wednesday.

The network confirmed the deal, which was in the works earlier this week, to The Huffington Post. Kohn, who left Fox News last year, has changed her Twitter bio to include "@CNN contributor."

The commentator appeared on MSNBC and CNN after leaving her former network, and has also written for Kohn recently guest hosted "Crossfire" with Newt Gingrich, and will be back on the show Wednesday night: