A senior Treasury Department employee and self-described whistleblower appeared in court Wednesday after her arrest for leaking financial records of former Trump campaign officials.
Marie Harf currently serves as a FOX News Channel (FNC) analyst and co-host of FOX News Radio's (FNR) "Benson and Harf" (weekdays 6-8PM/ET). She joined the network in January 2017.
In this role, Harf provides national security and political analysis across FNC and FOX Business Network's (FBN) daytime and primetime programming. Additionally, alongside co-host and FNC contributor Guy Benson, FNR's "Benson and Harf" focuses on the latest headlines emanating from the nation's capital.
Most recently, Harf served as the senior adviser for strategic communications to Secretary of State John Kerry. She previously held the position of deputy spokesperson for the State Department from July 2013 until May 2015, where she served as the department's acting spokesperson from March 27, 2015 until May 13 of that year.
Prior to joining the State Department, Harf was the senior adviser and media spokesperson for former Sen. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb., as he was being confirmed to become the Secretary of Defense. Previously, during the 2012 presidential election, she worked on all national security and foreign policy issues for President Barack Obama's re-election campaign in addition to serving as the campaign's press spokesperson on national security issues. She was also a member of President Obama's debate preparation team.
Harf began her federal government career as an analyst on Middle East leadership issues in the CIA's Directorate of Intelligence. She received a master's degree in foreign affairs from the University of Virginia and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science with concentrations in Jewish Studies and Russian & Eastern European Studies from Indiana University.
Stories from Marie Harf
The "Outnumbered" panel agreed Thursday that the claims of "rogue killers" targeting Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi are not plausible.
Senate Democrats walked out of the Judiciary Committee hearing Friday morning in protest to Republicans setting a vote for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
The panel on Outnumbered on Tuesday reacted to President Trump's ordering of the declassification of documents related to the FBI's probe of Russia during the 2016 election.
The panel on "Outnumbered" on Tuesday reacted to the newly-revealed text messages between fired FBI official Peter Strzok and former FBI attorney Lisa Page.
Alan Dershowitz believes that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is preparing to subpoena President Donald Trump to appear before a grand jury as part of his ongoing Russia investigation, but Gregg Jarrett isn't so sure.
Fox News contributor Lisa Boothe argued Wednesday on Outnumbered that Democrats are quick to express outrage over the deportation of illegal immigrants, but not about crimes committed by illegals.
Many Democrats are balking at holding meetings with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, saying they want more documents from his service in the George W. Bush White House.
Marie Harf said it's unclear what message President Trump was trying to send with his warning to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani.
Former Acting ICE Director Thomas Homan said that Democrats who are looking to abolish Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) are misinforming the public.
Marie Harf said President Donald Trump's controversial travel ban affecting several Muslim-majority countries may be legal, but it's not good policy.
The members of the "Outnumbered" panel on Tuesday were in agreement on the fairness of the recent political incivility from both Democrats and Republicans.