Joe and Mika engaged

Pensacola native, former Congressman and former partner in our alt-weekly, Joe Scarborough is engaged to his “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski. Longtime friend Collier Merrill confirmed the engagement with Inweekly.

During the show today, Joe and Mika are political analyst Harold Ford, Jr. congratulated the hosts, which Joe deftly made it seem like it was about the show’s ratings. In an interview Vanity Fair published today, the couple confirmed the engagement.

The couple have been together on “Morning Joe” for a decade. Scarborough was divorced in 2013. Brzezinski was divorced last year.