Maria Bartiromo said Thursday that Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn) should "step off" the foreign affairs committee if she is making anti-Semitic comments or forwarding rhetoric "trashing Israel."
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
House Budget Committee Member Dan Meuser (R-Pa.) said Wednesday that President Trump is "determined to correct" the longstanding trade imbalance between the U.S. and China.
Hudson Institute Director of Chinese Strategy Michael Pillsbury told Maria Bartiromo on Fox Nation that China is "basically stealing us blind" with their maneuvers against American technology and innovation.
Mark Morgan, the head of the U.S. Border Patrol under President Obama, said on "Maria Bartiromo's Insiders" on Fox Nation that Speaker Nancy Pelosi was not relying on facts when she claimed a border wall is "immoral" and ineffective.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez appeared to agree with the idea that a world that allows for billionaires is not moral.
House Oversight Committee member Raja Krishnamoorthi said on "Sunday Morning Futures" that ex-FBI Director James Comey "came across as consistent, compelling and careful in his answers" to a joint committee's closed-door session with him this week.
George P. Bush said Tuesday that his grandfather's passing can serve as a reminder that politicians on both sides of the aisle can come together despite their differences.
A border state Republican congressman is introducing a bill that would effectively use foreign funds to help pay for President Trump's planned wall on the Mexican border.
The vice president of the National Border Patrol Council said Tuesday that critics of immigration law enforcement and construction of the border wall should consider whether their hatred for President Donald Trump is stronger than their love of country.
Maria Bartiromo interviewed Vice President Mike Pence in a wide-ranging exclusive interview that will air SUNDAY at 10 AM ET on "Sunday Morning Futures" on Fox News Channel.
Maria Bartiromo debated a Democratic strategist over the viability of Immigration and Customs Enforcement after three House Democrats drafted a bill to abolish the agency.
Maria Bartiromo sat down with President Trump on "Sunday Morning Futures" and discussed a range of issues, including the selection of a nominee to replace Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.