Bre Payton, a conservative author at The Federalist and frequent visitor on tv information shops together with Fox Information Channel, died Friday after a sudden sickness, in keeping with her employer. She was 26.
Those that knew and labored with Payton on the Federalist web site expressed shock Friday over her dying. She had been on tv simply days earlier.
“Bre has handed,” writer Ben Domenech tweeted. “We’re devastated. Final we noticed her, she was her humorous, good, vivacious self. Now misplaced to us so all of a sudden.”
A couple of hours earlier Friday, Domenech requested for prayers and linked to a CaringBridge web site that stated Payton was discovered unresponsive on Thursday in San Diego. Docs, in keeping with the put up, decided she had contracted the “H1N1 flu and presumably meningitis.”
Payton, who was primarily based in Washington, was in California this week guest-hosting a present on the One America Information Community. On Wednesday, Payton informed her Twitter followers to tune in that evening to see her on tv.
However the subsequent morning, in keeping with the CaringBridge put up, a buddy discovered her “unresponsive and barely respiratory.”
“She instantly known as 911 and Bre was taken to the hospital the place she was admitted to the ICU, sedated & intubated, and docs started working up a prognosis,” the put up stated. “After a CT scan and hours of testing, they’ve decided she has the H1N1 flu and presumably meningitis.”
In latest weeks, Payton appeared as a visitor on Fox Information’ “Your World with Neil Cavuto” and “Trish Regan Primetime” on Fox Enterprise. She has additionally been on “Fox & Pals” and “Fox Information @ Evening.”
“I can’t consider this. @Bre_payton was such an attractive mild, good and humorous and type and gifted,” Fox Information anchor Shannon Bream tweeted. “Please pray for her damaged hearted family members, who’re undoubtedly reeling. She was far too younger.”
Based on her biography at The Federalist, Payton wrote tales on “topics starting from Kanye West to Supreme Courtroom rulings, to 2016 and breaking information.” She beforehand labored as a reporter for Watchdog.org and acquired her diploma in political journalism from Patrick Henry Faculty.