Krystal Ball
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Krystal Ball

Democrat

American journalist and TV host

Virginia
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Krystal Ball

American journalist and TV host
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VAResidence (state)

Krystal Marie Ball (born November 24, 1981) is an American political commentator. She was previously a political candidate, as well as a television host at MSNBC, a regular contributor to the Huffington Post and was a former co-host of The Hill's Rising along with Saagar Enjeti. In May 2021, Ball and Enjeti announced that they were leaving the show in order to release their own independent project – titled Breaking Points with Krystal and Saagar. Ball is also currently a co-host with Kyle Kulinski on the progressive podcast Krystal Kyle & Friends. She has made guest appearances on various programs and networks, including on CNN, CNBC, Fox News, and Real Time with Bill Maher. Ball was the Democratic Party nominee for Congress in Virginia's 1st congressional district in the 2010 election, losing to Republican incumbent Rob Wittman. She co-hosted the MSNBC show The Cycle from June 2012 to July 2015. In May 2017, she created the People's House Project, a political action committee working on behalf of Democratic causes.