Shannon Bream joined FOX News Channel (FNC) in 2007 and is a Washington D.C.-based correspondent covering the Supreme Court. Bream also hosts a podcast Livin the Bream shares inspirational stories, personal anecdotes and an insider's perspective on actions and rulings from the high court.
Most recently, Bream co-anchored live coverage alongside Bill Hemmer of former Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee regarding various reports that President Donald Trump, pressured him to stop an investigation into former national security advisor General Michael Flynn. She also contributed to live coverage of the 2016 presidential election where she discussed and interpreted various social media trends throughout the election cycle. In addition, Bream provided live convention and delegate reporting during the 2016 Republican National Convention (RNC) in Cleveland, OH.
Previously, Bream reported live from Capitol Hill on the 2015 Supreme Court decision to rule in favor of same-sex marriage nationwide. Previously, she has covered the 2013 Supreme Court ruling of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California's Proposition 8, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in 2012, as well as provided extensive live coverage of the nomination of Judge Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court. In addition, Bream reported on the Supreme Court hearing on Guantanamo Bay detainees in June 2008.
Before joining FNC, Bream worked as a weekend anchor for WRC-TV (NBC-4) in Washington, D.C.
Prior to that, she anchored the evening and late-night news for WBTV (CBS-3) in Charlotte, NC and held writing and reporting positions at WFTS-TV (ABC-28) in Tampa, FL.
On May 11th, 2013, she was the first ever female keynote speaker for commencement at Liberty University. Bream practiced corporate law in Tampa, FL and in 1999, she was selected in a competition for ABC's Politically Incorrect. She was also crowned Miss Florida in 1994 and Miss Virginia in 1990.
She is a graduate of Liberty University and earned a Juris Doctorate with honors from Florida State University College of Law.