In an interview with Fox Business Network's Maria Bartiromo today, Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) said that President Donald Trump “believes he was elected as a dictator.”
Maria Bartiromo joined FOX Business Network (FBN) as Global Markets Editor in January 2014. She is the anchor of Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo on FBN (weekdays from 9-11 AM/ET) and Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo (Sundays at 10 AM/ET) on FOX News Channel (FNC).
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. 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 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 Board of Directors of the Young Global Leaders of the World Economic Forum, 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.
She has become part of pop culture during her career, having had cameos in several motion picture movies, playing herself in "Wall Street Two" with Michael Douglas and "Arbitrage" with Richard Gere, among others. In 1999, Joey Ramone of the Ramones rock band wrote a song about her, titled "Maria Bartiromo," which was on his final album.
Stories from Maria Bartiromo
Ret. Gen. Jack Keane joined "Mornings with Maria" Tuesday to discuss Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy's proposed state budget cut that would potentially eliminate the 21-gun salute at military funerals.
Former Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina criticized the thousands-strong women's march on Washington, D.C., this weekend for not welcoming pro-life women to participate.
Country singer Lee Greenwood, who will perform at Friday's inauguration, called on celebrities and Democrats to "get behind the president, as we've done in every election prior."
Former Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli said he was recently suspended from Twitter for "being a Republican."
Fox Business Network host Maria Bartiromo tweeted a picture showing a 75 percent off sale of Hillary Clinton merchandise in a Washington, D.C., store.
Betting against Donald Trump cost George Soros big time.
Sean Spicer was a guest Friday on "Mornings with Maria" discussing his new role as White House press secretary and saying Donald Trump will never take a vacation.
IBM has laid out a plan to add 25,000 U.S.-based jobs over the next four years.
Wilbur Ross Jr., who was tapped by President-elect Donald Trump to be Commerce Secretary, said on Fox Business Network that the Trans-Pacific Partnership "is not going to happen."
Hillary Clinton may have lost the 2016 election, but she will still face investigations into her use of a private email server and an alleged "pay-to-play" scam at the Clinton Foundation, according to Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT).
Donald Trump is working to assemble his cabinet, and Newt Gingrich believes that the president-elect is looking for people who share his vision for bringing change to Washington, D.C.