Meet the Team

Stephanie Liebergen

Content Producer

Stephanie Liebergen joined Newsy in February 2016. She focuses on news of the day, writing about everything from breaking news to politics to puppies. She also works on Newsy's weekly in-depth analysis show, "What The Fact." She has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and before joining Newsy, she worked as a TV news producer in Kansas City and Sacramento. If you have a story pitch, fact-check idea or wine recommendation, you can find her on Twitter.

  Recent Work
Firefighter battles fire in the Amazon.
Brazilian Institute of the Environment and Renewable Natural ResourcesWorld

Wildfires In The Amazon Are Uniquely Difficult To Fight

Newborn baby.
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A Look At The Possible Impact Of Ending Birthright Citizenship

People protest and call for Officer Daniel Pantaleo to be fired.
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NYPD Commissioner Fires Officer Who Put Eric Garner In A Chokehold

A worker packs up new smartphone devices at the end of the production line at Huawei's production campus
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U.S. Will Continue Allowing Some Transactions With China's Huawei

Uber at the New York Stock Exchange
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How Do Companies Lose Billions And Still Stay Afloat?

Bayer Pharmaceuticals logo
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Bayer Might Pay $8 Billion To Settle All The Roundup Lawsuits

Candles are lit at a makeshift memorial honoring victims of a mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.
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Recent Mass Shootings Prompt U.S. Travel Advisories

El Paso shooting memorial
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Amnesty International Issues U.S. Travel Advisory Due To Gun Violence

New Zealand Parliament chamber.
New Zealand ParliamentWorld

Bill To Legalize Abortion In New Zealand Passes First Parliament Vote

Marianne Williamson
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Marianne Williamson Overstates Property Tax's Impact On Education

Rep. Bobby Scott
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Rep. Scott Says Federal Minimum Wage Can't Pay For 2-Bed Apartment

People at a vigil after the El Paso shooting
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America Has A Gun Violence Problem, But No Clear Solution

President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence
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Trump Calls Out Violent Culture And Internet After 2 Mass Shootings

President Donald Trump
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Trump Might Tariff Nearly Everything From China. How Did We Get Here?

Sen. Michael Bennet, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, Andrew Yang
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Fact-Checking Night 2 Of Democratic Presidential Debate In Detroit

Democratic presidential candidates on debate stage
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Fact-Checking Debate Comments From Sanders And Delaney On Health Care

Democratic presidential candidates on stage before CNN debate.
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Detroit Debate Night 2 Was Full Of Policy Feuds

Rep. John Ratcliffe
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GOP Rep. Says Volume 2 Of Mueller Report Never Should've Been Written

Democratic presidential candidates on stage before debate.
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Health Care Dominates Night One Of Second Democratic Debate

Jimmy Carter and President Gerald Ford debate
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History Shows The Debate Stage Can Make Or Break A Campaign

Headshots of 20 Democratic presidential candidates
CNNPolitics

What To Expect During The 2nd Democratic Presidential Debate

Woman uses a cellphone
VideoblocksU.S.

NYC Bill Would Ban Companies From Selling Cellphone Location Data

Rory Stewart and David Gauke outside 10 Downing Street.
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UK Cabinet Ministers Resign As Boris Johnson Becomes Prime Minister

Julián Castro.
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Castro: Illegal Border Crossing Used To Be Enforced As A Civil Crime

Food stamp sign in a store window
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USDA Proposes Change To Close 'Loophole' In Food Stamp Eligibility

A Russian military plane.
Japanese Ministry of DefenseWorld

Military Planes from 4 Countries Get In Confrontation Off Asian Coast

Protesters in Puerto Rico
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Protests In Puerto Rico Are About Much More Than Some Vulgar Chats

People play in fountain in Berlin.
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June's Record High Temps Are Part Of A Worrisome Global Trend

Insulin bottle
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Sen. Rick Scott's Tweet On Insulin Prices Leaves Out Some Context

Healthcare.gov website.
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House Passes Bill To Kill Obamacare's Tax On High-Cost Insurance Plans