James Rosen

James Rosen

James Rosen joined Fox News Channel (FNC) in 1999. He currently serves as the chief Washington correspondent and hosts the online show "The Foxhole."

Throughout his tenure with FNC, Rosen's beats have included the White House and the State Department. He has also reported from Capitol Hill, the Pentagon, the U.S. Supreme Court and the campaign trail. His datelines include almost all 50 states in the U.S. and three-dozen foreign countries across five continents, including Afghanistan, Haiti, Iraq, Israel, Pakistan, the Palestinian Authority, Saudi Arabia and Uganda.

Rosen has broken many exclusive stories, on subjects ranging from Iran and North Korea to government contracting and presidential campaigns. Most recently, he interviewed Secretary of State John Kerry in Doha, Qatar on the attacks in Benghazi, Libya and the United State's involvement in training Syrian opposition. He has interviewed two former presidents, four justices of the U.S. Supreme Court, and many other high-ranking officials and celebrities, including noted authors William F. Buckley, Jr. and Tom Wolfe.

Prior to joining FNC, Rosen worked as a researcher to CBS News anchor and managing editor Dan Rather; as an associate producer at WWOR-TV in New York; as a producer in the political unit at NY-1 News; as an anchor and reporter for WREX-TV in Rockford, Illinois; and as an anchor and reporter for News12/The Bronx.

Rosen's book, "The Strong Man: John Mitchell and the Secrets of Watergate," was published to wide critical acclaim. His articles and essays have appeared in the New York Times, the Washington Post, the Atlantic Monthly, Harper's, Playboy, and National Review, among many other periodicals.

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Rosen attended public schools on Staten Island. He earned his bachelor's degree in political science from The Johns Hopkins University and his master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. He has lectured on politics and the media at Georgetown University and the George Washington University.

Rosen lives in Washington, D.C., with his wife and their two sons.

Latest Stories by James Rosen

  • Oct 14, 2016

    Ryan's High-Wire Act: Speaker struggling to navigate GOP tensions on Trump

    When Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin initially balked at accepting the House speakership last fall, it was widely understood that his biggest headaches would come from the staunchly conservative members of the Republican conference, such as the lawmakers in the Freedom Caucus, who had routinely made life miserable for Ryan’s predecessor, John Boehner.

  • Aug 30, 2016

    Watergate: CIA withheld data on double agent

    An internal history of the Watergate scandal prepared by the Central Intelligence Agency – intended to help the Agency make a clean breast of its own wrongdoing and kept in classified vaults for more than four decades – reveals how the spy service used a double agent to keep tabs on the burglars whose arrests ultimately led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon, and withheld information about the agent from federal prosecutors.

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