Following the deadly school shooting in Parkland, Florida, the White House is considering several gun control proposals, including setting an age limit for buying on AR-15 assault rifles, the type of weapon purchased legally by the gunman who shot 17 people dead at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
Shannon Bream currently serves as anchor of FOX News Channel's (FNC) FOX News @ Night with Shannon Bream (weekdays 11PM-12AM/ET). She joined the network in 2007 as a Washington D.C- based correspondent covering the Supreme Court.
In addition to her role as anchor, Bream is a Chief Legal Correspondent for the network and host of Livin’ the Bream, a podcast on FOX News Radio (FNR) where she shares inspirational stories, personal anecdotes and an insider's perspective on actions and rulings from the high court.
Most recently, Bream co-anchored live coverage alongside Bill Hemmer of former Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee regarding various reports that President Donald Trump, pressured him to stop an investigation into former national security advisor General Michael Flynn. She also contributed to live coverage of the 2016 presidential election where she discussed and interpreted various social media trends throughout the election cycle. In addition, Bream provided live convention and delegate reporting during the 2016 Republican National Convention (RNC) in Cleveland, OH.
During her time at the network, Bream has reported live from Capitol Hill on the 2015 Supreme Court decision to rule in favor of same-sex marriage nationwide. Previously, she covered the 2013 Supreme Court ruling of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California’s Proposition 8, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in 2012, as well as provided extensive live coverage of the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court. Additionally, Bream reported on the Supreme Court hearing on Guantanamo Bay detainees in June 2008.
Before joining FNC, Bream worked as a weekend anchor for WRC-TV (NBC-4) in Washington, D.C.
Prior to that, she anchored the evening and late-night news for WBTV (CBS-3) in Charlotte, NC and held writing and reporting positions at WFTS-TV (ABC-28) in Tampa, FL.
On May 11th, 2013, she was the first ever female keynote speaker for commencement at Liberty University. Bream practiced corporate law in Tampa, FL and in 1999, she was selected in a competition for ABC's "Politically Incorrect." She was also crowned Miss Florida in 1994 and Miss Virginia in 1990.
She is a graduate of Liberty University and earned a Juris Doctorate with honors from Florida State University College of Law.
Stories from Shannon Bream
Just before an hours-long government shutdown, Sen. Lindsey Graham called out his Republican colleague Rand Paul's for his opposition to an agreement to fund the government through March 23.
Rep. Todd Rokita (R-Ill.) said the death of Indianapolis Colts player Edwin Jackson reinforces the need for comprehensive immigration reform.
Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) said the release of the controversial FISA memo by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee does not discredit Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.
Rep. Louie Gohmert said on "Fox News @ Night" that he would not defend the vulgar language used by President Trump in a bipartisan meeting.
Shannon Bream followed up Thursday with a former DEA official who was a source for Politico's bombshell report alleging the Obama administration interfered with a federal investigation targeting drug trafficking by the Iranian-backed terrorist group Hezbollah.
Politico's Josh Meyer is standing by his bombshell report that the Obama administration "shut down" a law enforcement campaign targeting drug trafficking by the Iranian-backed terrorist group Hezbollah.
Fox News political analyst and Chicago native Gianno Caldwell called out Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel as the city continues to be plagued by violence.
Ben Shapiro said the idea of illegal immigrants committing crimes in the United States is one of the main reasons why Donald Trump was elected president.
The Trump administration's effort to pitch coal and other fossil fuels at a United Nations climate change conference in Bonn, Germany, on Monday was not particularly successful.
Vice President Mike Pence responded to criticisms of those who offered prayers to the victims of the Texas church shooting.
Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said a terrorist who mowed down more than 20 people with a truck in New York City must be held as an "enemy combatant" not as a common criminal.