Graduate, University of California, Berkeley. Formerly, 10 years with the Los Angeles Times. Currently, with Fortune Magazine: Senior Editor; Washington Columnist; Co-Chair, Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit. Analyst, Fox News; has appeared on Meet the Press, NBC, and Face the Nation, CBS, among many others. Author of Gang of Five: Leaders at the Center of the Conservative Ascendancy. 2012, Fellow, Harvard Kennedy School. Recipient of numerous awards and honours.