Education and personal life
Warner is a great-granddaughter of the founder of the Washington Loan and Trust Company, which was consolidated into the Riggs National Bank
Margaret Warner (right) interviewing General Walter L. Sharp
during a documentary on the Republic of Korea (2011)
During the 1980s and 1990s, Warner worker as a reporter for Newsweek
Since 2006, Warner has compiled on-the-ground reports for the PBS NewsHour
. Much of her reporting is low-budget
and covers civil liberties and politics in South Asia, China and Russia.
Between 2009 and 2013, she was one of the program's rotating group of co-anchors
She is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations
, a trustee of the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges,
and she serves on the President's Council on International Activities at Yale University.
Awards and honors
- 2008. Warner won an Emmy Award for her coverage of the turmoil in Pakistan and the Edward Weintal Prize for International Reporting from Georgetown University's Institute for the Study of Diplomacy for her overseas reporting
- 1990. Her diplomatic coverage for Newsweek during the Gulf War made her runner-up for the National Press Club's 1990 Edwin M. Hood Award for Diplomatic Reporting.
- She also shared, with a Newsweek team, the prestigious George Polk Award for coverage of terrorism, and the Best Reporting Award from the Overseas Press Club.
- ^ a b c d e f "Margaret Warner Weds John R. Reilly". The New York Times. September 7, 1986. Section 1, p. 64. Retrieved November 1, 2020.
- ^ Hevesi, Dennis (October 15, 2008). "John R. Reilly, Adviser to Mondale, Is Dead at 80". The New York Times. Retrieved November 1, 2020.
- ^ Kolbert, Elizabeth (August 2, 1992). "Nation; Where a Player Can Strike Out and Stay at the Plate". The New York Times. Retrieved 2020-11-01.
- ^ Warner, Margaret (September 9, 2009). "Reporter's Notebook: Challenges of Reporting From Closed Societies". The Online Newshour. PBS NewsHour. Retrieved 2009-09-11.
- ^ Warner has compiled a number of reports on Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iran, China and Russia.
- For her March 2007 reports on Iran's nuclear ambitions, see:
- For her August 2007 reports on the divisive politics of Pakistan which emerged under President Pervez Musharraf, see:
- For her May 2008 reports on the Sichuan earthquake and Chinese Internet users, see:
- For her March 2009 reports on the war in Afghanistan and the status of Afghan women, see:
- For her July 2009 reports on the shifting political climate in Russia between President Dmitry Medvedev and former President Vladimir Putin's rule, see:
- ^ Stelter, Brian (August 13, 2013). "'NewsHour' Appoints First Female Anchor Team". The New York Times. Retrieved 2020-11-01.
- ^ "About Board of Trustees" Archived December 28, 2011, at the Wayback Machine, Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges, website
- ^ "Bio: Margaret Warner"[permanent dead link], Brussels Forum, The German Marshall Fund of the United States
- ^ "Bio: Margaret Warner" Archived September 6, 2011, at the Wayback Machine, Yale University website
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