Stephanie Liebergen - Newsy

Stephanie Liebergen

Politics Reporter / Producer

Stephanie Liebergen is a political reporter based out of Newsy's Washington, D.C., bureau. After spending years on the general assignment beat, she transitioned to focus solely on politics during the 2020 campaign season. You can find her reporting on happenings at the U.S. Capitol, the White House and everything in between. Stephanie is a native of the Kansas City area and has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin - Madison. Before joining Newsy in February 2016, she worked as a TV news producer at KSHB in Kansas City, Missouri and KXTV in Sacramento, California. If you have a story idea, feel free to send her an email at You can also find her on Twitter and Facebook.

Recent Work
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., with other lawmakers, speaks about the gun violence bill at the Capitol in Washington.
J. Scott Applewhite/APPolitics

Congress Sends Landmark Gun Violence Compromise To President Biden

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

Senate OKs Landmark Gun Violence Bill, House Passage Is Next

Cars line up at a Shell gas station.
Marta Lavandier/APPolitics

Experts Warn Gas Tax Holiday Unlikely To Be Passed In Congress

Incumbent Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger
Ben Gray / APU.S.

Jan. 6 Panel To Hear From Raffensperger, Others Trump Pushed

A video exhibit plays as the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.
Susan Walsh / APPolitics

Day 3 Of Jan. 6 Hearings: Trump Pressure On Pence To Reject Election

A video image shows the U.S. Capitol grounds being breached as the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6 attack.
Mandel Ngan/Pool via APPolitics

Takeaways: 'Carnage' At The Capitol And A Case Against Trump

Graph showing firearm deaths ranked by G7 countries
Andrew Harnik / APPolitics

Families Affected By Gun Violence Testify Before House Committee

Harini Logan, 14, from San Antonio, Texas, celebrates winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee with Scripps CEO Adam Symson
Alex Brandon / APU.S.

Harini Logan Wins 2022 National Spelling Bee After Historic Spell-Off

The Scripps National Spelling Bee
Alex Brandon / APU.S.

Getting To Know The Faces And Voices Behind The Spelling Bee

Annie-Lois Acheampong, 13, from Accra, Ghana, reacts during the Scripps National Spelling Bee
Alex Brandon / APU.S.

Scripps National Spelling Bee Returns After Pandemic Pause

President Joe Biden talking with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on the phone aboard Air Force One.
Adam Schultz/The White House via APU.S.

Biden To Console Families In Uvalde, Press For Action

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Senate Television via APPolitics

Senate GOP Blocks Domestic Terrorism Bill, Gun Policy Debate

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

Sen. Chuck Schumer: 'We Are A Nation Suffocated By Firearms'

A collage showing Chief Justice John Roberts

What's The Role Of The Chief Justice?

U.S. President Joe Biden.
Susan Walsh / APPolitics

Biden's Approval Dips To Lowest Of Presidency

An employee walks near empty shelves where baby formula would normally be.
Chris Granger/The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate via APU.S.

House Democrats Propose $28 Million To Address Baby Formula Shortage

President Joe Biden
Manuel Balce Ceneta / APU.S.

In Buffalo, Biden Mourns Victims, Says 'Evil Will Not Win'

U.S. President Joe Biden.
Manuel Balce Ceneta / APPolitics

President Biden's Evolution On Abortion Rights

Servers with face masks.
Nati Harnik / APPolitics

U.S. Lawmakers Call For Billions In Aid For Struggling Restaurants

Air travelers at a security checkpoint
Evan Vucci / APSci/Health

Justice Dept. To Appeal Order Voiding Travel Mask Mandate

A dog goes out of a dog door.
Manuel Valdes / APU.S.

Pet Thefts Could Be Rising: What To Do To Prevent It

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer.
J. Scott ApplewhitePolitics

Senate Votes 100-0 To End Russia Trade Status, Enact Oil Ban

The U.S. Supreme Court
Patrick Semansky / APPolitics

Democrats Propose Code Of Ethics For U.S. Supreme Court

People in masks arrive at a hospital to receive the COVID-19 vaccine
Lynne Sladky / APSci/Health

Democratic, GOP Senate Bargainers Reach $10B COVID Agreement

Republican Sen. Mitt Romney.
Alex Brandon / APSci/Health

Bargainers: Bipartisan Deal Near On Trimmed $10B COVID Bill

Jared Kushner
Alex Brandon / APPolitics

House Committee Investigating Jan. 6 To Question Jared Kushner

Former White House trade adviser Peter Navarro and White House social media director Dan Scavino
Alex Brandon / APPolitics

2 Trump Advisers Face Contempt Vote From Jan. 6 Committee

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson
Jose Luis Magana / APPolitics

Putting Judge Jackson's Child Pornography Rulings In Context

Federal Reserve nominee Sarah Bloom Raskin
Ken Cedeno / Pool via APPolitics

President Biden's Fed Nomination In Peril As Manchin Opposes Pick

A pump jack operates as the Sun begins to set on the western horizon.
Jacob Ford / Odessa American via APU.S.

Planning The Future Of U.S. Energy