Renowned for her in-depth reporting and insightful analysis, Mara Liasson is one of the most astute political observers of our age. She is the national political correspondent for National Public Radio (NPR), where her reports can be heard regularly on its award-winning newsmagazines All Things Considered and Morning Edition. Liasson provides extensive coverage of politics and policy from Washington, DC " focusing on the White House and Congress " as well as on political trends beyond the Beltway.
Liasson is also a political contributor for FOX News Channel (FNC), where she serves as a regular contributor to FOX News Channel's "Special Report with Brit Hume," the top-rated political program on cable television. She also serves as a panelist on "FOX News Sunday," FOX Broadcasting Company's (FBC) public affairs program that airs nationwide each Sunday morning. Liasson has received numerous awards and honors for her reporting, including the White House Correspondents' Association Merriman Smith Award in 1994, 1995, and 1997 for excellence in daily news coverage.
Each election year, Mara Liasson provides key coverage of the candidates and issues in both presidential and congressional races. During her tenure, she has covered five presidential elections in 1992, 1996, 2000, 2004 and 2008 – as well as countless Congressional contests. In this compelling presentation, Liasson offers unparalleled perspective and intelligence based on her extraordinary experience serving on the front lines of past campaigns.
As a renowned political analyst, journalist, and media personality, Mara Liasson offers audiences a candid perspective on the role of the media in today’s political environment, and how the American people’s questions are really being addressed by journalists in press rooms across the country.
Drawing from a wealth of experience as one of the nation’s top political correspondents, Mara Liasson shares her observations and insights on the current political landscape on a regional, national and global level.
Entertaining and enlightening, Mara Liasson untangles the complex webs surrounding today’s news stories. In her characteristic, direct journalistic style, Liasson engages audiences with her view of the latest hot topics and global issues.