Gloria Borger's specialty as a journalist is getting behind the headlines -- answering the "why" about the way Washington works. As a senior political analyst for CNN and a political columnist for U.S. News and World Report, Borger's job is to explain Washington to the rest of the world. She understands and knows the personalities as well as the policy issues and helps audiences understand how what’s going on in Congress and the Obama Administration will affect them.
With ease and insight, Gloria Borger clarifies the day’s most complicated political issues, drawing on her network of sources and sharp journalistic instincts honed from years of untangling the maze-like twists of Washington politics.
As a senior political analyst for CNN, Gloria Borger sheds a welcome light on the intersection of politics, business and economics. A political reporter with U.S. News & World Report since 1986, Borger is now a contributing editor and writes the magazine’s must-read “On Politics” column. She previously served as the national political correspondent for CBS News, a co-host for CNBC’s Capital Report, the chief congressional correspondent for Newsweek and is now a regular panelist on PBS’ Washington Week. Borger has covered politics from the front lines and offers insights on Congress, the Obama Administration and the 2010 midterm elections. Noted for her humor and gloves-off analysis of policy issues and political developments, she offers audiences the substance behind the headlines.