Meet the Team

Stephanie Liebergen

Content Producer

Stephanie Liebergen joined Newsy in February 2016. She focuses on news of the day, writing about everything from breaking news to politics to puppies. She also works on Newsy's weekly in-depth analysis show, "What The Fact." She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and before joining Newsy, she worked as a TV news producer in Kansas City and Sacramento. If you have a story pitch, fact-check idea or wine recommendation, you can find her on Twitter.

  Recent Work
DNC debate stage
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Which 'Qualifying Polls' Does The DNC Use To Name Debate Candidates?

Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
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Pelosi: Public Testimony Shows Trump Committed Bribery

Chad Wolf
Inter-American Dialogue / CC BY 2.0Politics

Trump Picks Chad Wolf To Be Acting Homeland Security Secretary

President Donald Trump and Attorney General William Barr
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Trump Reportedly Wanted Attorney General To Publicly Clear His Name

U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents arrest a migrant
NewsyPolitics

Where Do Most People Cross The U.S.-Mexico Border Illegally?

U.S. Capitol.
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House Announces First Public Impeachment Hearings

U.S. Capitol dome.
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DOJ Says Witnesses Can Testify If A Government Lawyer Is Present

Michael McKinley
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Former Aide's Testimony Contradicts Statement From Pompeo

Cargo containers at a Chinese port.
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WTO Rules China Can Hit U.S. With $3.6 Billion In Retaliatory Tariffs

Surveillance camera monitors.
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ACLU Sues Government For Records On Its Use Of Facial Recognition

U.S. soldier flies in helicopter over Afghanistan
U.S. Air ForceU.S.

The U.S. Still Has Thousands Of Troops In The Middle East

Don McGahn and Charles Kupperman
Getty Images / Embassy of Afghanistan in Washington D.C.Politics

Judges To Decide If WH Employees Can Ignore Congressional Subpoenas

A fallen ISIS billboard
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ISIS Announces New Leader After Baghdadi's Death

Dr. Michael Baden
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Expert Tells Fox News Jeffrey Epstein's Death May Have Been A Homicide

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
ISISWorld

What Will Baghdadi's Death Mean For The Future Of ISIS?

Russell Vought, Michael Duffey and T. Ulrich Brechbuhl
Getty Images, U.S. Army, U.S. Department of StatePolitics

House Committees Issue 3 More Subpoenas In Impeachment Inquiry

Aerial view of the Tick Fire
County of Los AngelesU.S.

2 Wildfires Force Thousands In California To Evacuate

Trump International Hotel in Washington D.C.
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House Panel Subpoenas Government For Trump D.C. Hotel Documents

U.S. Rep. Katie Hill
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Rep. Katie Hill Swept Up In Ethics Probe After Affair Accusations

$20 bill
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What Have Previous Universal Basic Income Experiments Taught Us?

Chicago teachers strike.
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5th Day Of Classes Canceled As Chicago Teacher Strike Continues

Syria Civil Defence volunteers
Syria Civil DefencePolitics

Trump Administration Gives $4.5 Million To Syria's White Helmets

Smoke rises over Syrian town.
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Experts Fear ISIS Could Capitalize On Chaos In Syria

U.S. Capitol building.
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A Guide To The Key Players In The House's Impeachment Inquiry

Teacher with a student
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History Shows Teachers' Salaries Aren't Keeping Up With Inflation

Man uses a computer.
VideoblocksU.S.

Hundreds Arrested In Worldwide Child Exploitation Website Bust

CNN / New York Times debate stage
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12 Candidates Square Off In Ohio Democratic Primary Debate

Marie Yovanovitch
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Former Ambassador Says There Was A 'Concerted Campaign' To Fire Her

Matthew Albence and Ken Cuccinelli
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House Committee To Subpoena 2 Immigration Agency Leaders

Smoke rises over a town on the Syria-Turkey border.
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Turkey's Plan For A Syrian 'Safe Zone' Might Create More Refugees