Congressmen take off more than 200 days a year, according to the congressional calendar.
Maria Bartiromo joined FOX Business Network (FBN) as Global Markets Editor in January 2014. She is the anchor of Mornings with Maria on FBN (6-9 AM/ET) and anchors Sunday Morning Futures, the most watched Sunday morning program on cable (10 AM/ET) on FOX News Channel (FNC). In April 2017, Bartiromo was also named the new anchor for FBN's weekly primetime investing program Maria Bartiromo's Wall Street (Fridays at 8 PM/ET).
In November 2015, Bartiromo, along with FBN's Neil Cavuto, moderated the network's inaugural Republican presidential primary debate. According to Nielsen data, the debate delivered 13.5 million total viewers and 3.7 million in the key 25-54 demo, making it the highest-rated program in network history. In January 2016, both Bartiromo and Cavuto reprised their role as debate moderators, delivering 11 million total viewers with 3 million in the key 25-54 demo, making it the second highest-rated program in network history according to Nielsen Media Research.
Bartiromo has covered business and the economy for more than 25 years and was one of the building blocks of business cable network CNBC. During her 20-year tenure as the face of CNBC, she launched the network's morning program, Squawk Box; anchored The Closing Bell with Maria Bartiromo; and was the anchor and managing editor of the nationally syndicated On the Money with Maria Bartiromo, formerly The Wall Street Journal Report with Maria Bartiromo.
Bartiromo has been a pioneer in her industry. In 1995, she became the first journalist to report live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on a daily basis. She joined CNBC in 1993 after five years as a producer, writer and assignment editor with CNN Business News, where she wrote and produced some of CNN's top business programs.
She has received numerous prestigious awards, including two Emmys and a Gracie Award. Her first Emmy was for her 2008 News and Documentary coverage of the 2007-2008 financial collapse and her "Bailout Talks Collapse" coverage was broadcast on NBC Nightly News. She later won a second Emmy for her 2009 documentary, "Inside the Mind of Google," which aired globally on CNBC. Bartiromo won a Gracie Award for "Greenspan: Power, Money & the American Dream," also broadcast globally on CNBC.
In 2009, the Financial Times named her one of the "50 Faces That Shaped the Decade," and she was the first female journalist to be inducted into the Cable Hall of Fame Class of 2011. In 2016 she was inducted by the Library of American Broadcasting as one of its Giants of Broadcasting & Electronic Arts. Bartiromo is the author of several books, including The Weekend That Changed Wall Street, published by Portfolio / Penguin, and The 10 Laws of Enduring Success, published by Random House; both were released in 2010.
Bartiromo has written weekly columns for Business Week and Milano Finanza magazines; as well as monthly columns for USA Today, and Individual Investor, Ticker and Reader's Digest magazines. She has been published in the Financial Times, Newsweek, Town and Country, Registered Rep and the New York Post.
Bartiromo is a member of the Board of Trustees of New York University, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Economic Club of New York and the Board of Directors of The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF).
She graduated from New York University, where she studied journalism and economics. She also served as an adjunct professor at NYU Stern School of Business for the fall semesters of 2010 through 2013.
Stories from Maria Bartiromo
Eric Trump is hitting out at the hateful attacks toward his family, including his pregnant wife and younger siblings.
Rep. Peter King said last night's Republican victory in Georgia's special House election was a "devastating defeat for Democrats."
Starbucks has apologized to a customer after she was ridiculed by baristas for wearing a t-shirt expressing her support for President Donald Trump.
Mike Huckabee criticized CNN host Reza Aslan for calling President Trump a "piece of [expletive]" for the way he responded to the London Bridge attack.
On "America's News HQ" this afternoon, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) revealed that another senator confided in him that he was surveilled by the Obama administration.
At a press briefing on Monday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer acknowledged that President Obama made it known that "he wasn't exactly a fan" of Michael Flynn's.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott joined Maria Bartiromo on Sunday to discuss his state legislature’s plan to penalize cities and other smaller jurisdictions - including college campus police - who provide sanctuary to illegal immigrants.
President Donald Trump said he has "confidence" in James Comey, but criticized the FBI director for "saving Hillary Clinton's life" by not recommending charges over her use of a private email server as secretary of state.
President Donald Trump will sit down with Maria Bartiromo for an interview that will air Wednesday at 7:00 a.m. ET on Fox Business Network.
Congressman Peter King (R-N.Y.) said that in the aftermath of the London terror attack, better or more routine surveillance of certain individuals could prove to be a good preventative measure.
Rapper Snoop Dogg has created a firestorm of controversy with his new music video, which depicts a mock assassination of a clown representing President Donald Trump.