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Kelsey Harkness

Visiting Fellow

Kelsey Harkness is a senior reporter and producer for The Daily Signal, the multimedia news organization at The Heritage Foundation. She is the co-host of a weekly podcast and Facebook show, “Problematic Women,” and produces a range of videos that receive millions of views, from online commentaries to highly-produced documentaries. Harkness is an editor of BRIGHT, a morning newsletter for women, by women, a contributor to The Federalist, and a senior fellow at The Steamboat Institute. She is a frequent guest on Fox Business, Fox News, and was featured as a speaker on the 2018 CPAC panel, “#UsToo: Left Out by the Left.”

Harkness graduated from Lafayette College in Easton, Pa., and lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband and Australian Shepherd, Utah.

Recent Articles:

Bernie vs. Walmart? The Young Turks and Heritage Foundation Debate Socialism vs. Capitalism • Bold Politics
June 7 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Trade Deals Will Drive Voters to the Polls • Coast to Coast
June 6 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Sorry Democrats, Majority of Americans Don't Want Impeachment • Fox & Friends
May 25 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Call for Trump's Tax Returns Too Political to be Legitimate • Evening Edit
May 20 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


How Should Republicans Talk About the Socialism Problem? • Coast to Coast
May 16 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Joe Biden's Foreign Policy Record is Problematic • Fox & Friends First
May 13 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Political Theater Holding Barr in Contempt of Court • Outnumbered Overtime
May 8 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Bill Clinton's Continues to Politicize Kavanaugh • Fox News at Night
May 6 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Fake News List Shows Media Bias • Fox & Friends
May 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Paris Protesters Attempt to Rally at Notre Dame • Evening Edit
April 22 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Only Success Has Been Avoiding Policy Conversation • Evening Edit
April 15 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Vogue Magazine Admits They Cater to Liberal Women • Fox & Friends
April 13 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Across the Board, 2020 Candidates Propose Higher Taxes • Coast to Coast
April 12 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


MeToo Double Standard with Joe Biden • Fox & Friends First
March 31 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Americans Don't Want To Spend Anymore Wasted Money on Investigations • Evening Edit
March 29 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Dems Campaigning on Collusion • Fox and Friends
March 24 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


AIPAC Used to Be a Bipartisan Meeting, Not Anymore • Outnumbered Overtime
March 22 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Beto Is Not Known for His Legislative Achievements in Congress • Fox and Friends
March 16 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Press Giving Beto's Campaign Roll Out Special Treatment • Fox & Friends
March 15 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Society Values the Degree Over the Quality of Education • Making Money with Charles Payne
March 14 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


2020 Democratic Candidates Down Play Ilhan Omar's Anti-Semitism • Fox and Friends
March 9 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Are Going to Have a Hard Time Earning Moderate Voters • The Evening Edit
March 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Media Did Not Cover the Born Alive Bill, Why? • Fox and Friends Saturday
March 2 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Trump Tax Returns: Democrats Should Focus on Legislating Not Investigating • Fox News at Night
March 1 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Media Refuses to Give Trump Credit for North Korean Summit • Fox & Friends First
February 28 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Wages Are Up and The Economy is Doing Well • Making Money with Charles Payne
February 27 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Jeff Bezos Challenges National Enquirer • Fox & Friends Saturday
February 9 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Hold Republicans to a Different Standard Than They Do With Northam • Fox & Friends
February 7 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Alarming Number of Young Americans Support Socialism • Making Money with Charles Payne
February 5 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Art Exhibit Invites People to Throw Trash at Vacuuming Ivanka Trump Lookalike
The Federalist
February 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Left is Too Radical for 2020 Hopefuls, So They Will Run as Independents • The Evening Edit
January 28 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats in Trouble for 2020 as Party Moves More to the Left • i24 News
January 28 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Media Praises Pelosi Despite Her Refusal to Participate in Negotiations • Fox & Friends
January 26 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Republicans Negotiate in Good Faith While Dems Play Politics • Making Money with Charles Payne
January 24 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Fake News Aims to Tear Down Trump Supporters • Fox & Friends
January 22 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Media has 90% Negative Coverage of Trump To Push Liberal Agenda • Fox and Friends
January 16 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Aren't Serious About the Government Shut Down • The Evening Edit
January 14 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Sorry, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, But Conservatives Don’t Care About Your Dance Moves
The Daily Signal
January 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Panel: Kelsey Harkness and Jennifer Holdsworth discuss politicians' social media videos
The Hill
January 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


More Women in Congress shows US women are doing well- Kelsey Harkness • TRT World Now
January 3 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Anti-Trump Bias at New York Times is No Surprise • Fox News at Night
January 2 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Why is it Difficult for Democrats to Compromise on Border Security? • Outnumbered Overtime
January 2 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Shifting Power Dynamics in Washington • Outnumbered Overtime
January 2 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


New Faces on Capitol Hill Seem Motivated to Make a Difference: Good and Bad • The Daily Briefing
January 1 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Biased Media Bullies Melania Trump • Fox & Friends
December 31 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Kavanaugh-Effect: Dividing Women on Issues • The Story with Martha MacCallum
December 28 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Need to Come to the Negotiating Table to End Gov Shutdown • America's Newsroom
December 27 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Used Misinformation Campaign to Sway State Election • Making Money with Charles Payne
December 27 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


MSNBC Rolls Out Sexist, Anti-Christian Smears Against Female Trump Employees
The Federalist
December 21 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Alexandria Ocasio Cortez Isn’t Wrong About "Self-Care"
December 19 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Proof of Censorship on Conservative Speech • Making Money with Charles Payne
December 7 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Linda Sarsour’s Non-Apology
November 27 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Trump Tax Cuts Are a Winning Issue for Republicans • The Evening Edit
November 26 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


NYC Mayor Admits to Denying Walmart Because of Political Views • The Evening Edit
November 19 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


How Can Schools Get More Involved and Prevent Bullying? • Bold Life
November 16 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Hillary Clinton Cannot Re-Brand Herself into Winning the Presidency • The Evening Edit
November 12 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


White House Media is There to Ask Questions Not Debate the President • Fox & Friends
November 10 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Mom 'Regrets' Adopting Girls from Communist China Because Trump is More Authoritarian
The Federalist
November 8 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


By Excluding Them, Marie Claire Reminds Conservative Women Why They Should Vote
The Daily Signal
November 6 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Don't Have Easy Midterm Wins • The Evening Edit
November 5 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


How Could Maxine Waters Change the House Financial Services Committee? • Fox & Friends
November 3 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


The Game ‘What Would You Rather’ Is Getting Ugly: Men Would Rather Be Accused of Murder Than Sexual Assault
November 1 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Money Doesn't Matter Like it Used to In Midterms • Fox & Friends First
November 1 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Ben & Jerry’s Says It’s ‘Comfortable’ Supporting Group With Ties to an Open Anti-Semite
The Daily Signal
October 31 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Are Avoiding the Caravan Conversation • The Evening Edit
October 29 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Proof That ‘See Something, Say Something’ Can Stop a School Shooting
The Daily Signal
October 27 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


3 Lessons From the Kavanaugh Confirmation: Where Women Go From Here
October 24 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Bakers Fined $135K Over Wedding Cake Appeal to Supreme Court
The Daily Signal
October 22 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Should Baby Boomers and Millennials Be Pitted Against Each Other? • Bold Politics
October 19 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Feminists Ignore a Real ‘War on Women’
October 16 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Republicans Offered to Interview Ford in California. Why Didn’t She Know That?
October 2 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Bernie vs. Walmart? The Young Turks and Heritage Foundation Debate Socialism vs. Capitalism • Bold Politics
June 7 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Trade Deals Will Drive Voters to the Polls • Coast to Coast
June 6 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Sorry Democrats, Majority of Americans Don't Want Impeachment • Fox & Friends
May 25 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Call for Trump's Tax Returns Too Political to be Legitimate • Evening Edit
May 20 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


How Should Republicans Talk About the Socialism Problem? • Coast to Coast
May 16 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Joe Biden's Foreign Policy Record is Problematic • Fox & Friends First
May 13 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Political Theater Holding Barr in Contempt of Court • Outnumbered Overtime
May 8 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Bill Clinton's Continues to Politicize Kavanaugh • Fox News at Night
May 6 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Fake News List Shows Media Bias • Fox & Friends
May 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Paris Protesters Attempt to Rally at Notre Dame • Evening Edit
April 22 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Only Success Has Been Avoiding Policy Conversation • Evening Edit
April 15 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Vogue Magazine Admits They Cater to Liberal Women • Fox & Friends
April 13 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Across the Board, 2020 Candidates Propose Higher Taxes • Coast to Coast
April 12 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


MeToo Double Standard with Joe Biden • Fox & Friends First
March 31 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Americans Don't Want To Spend Anymore Wasted Money on Investigations • Evening Edit
March 29 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Dems Campaigning on Collusion • Fox and Friends
March 24 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


AIPAC Used to Be a Bipartisan Meeting, Not Anymore • Outnumbered Overtime
March 22 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Beto Is Not Known for His Legislative Achievements in Congress • Fox and Friends
March 16 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Press Giving Beto's Campaign Roll Out Special Treatment • Fox & Friends
March 15 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Society Values the Degree Over the Quality of Education • Making Money with Charles Payne
March 14 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


2020 Democratic Candidates Down Play Ilhan Omar's Anti-Semitism • Fox and Friends
March 9 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Are Going to Have a Hard Time Earning Moderate Voters • The Evening Edit
March 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Media Did Not Cover the Born Alive Bill, Why? • Fox and Friends Saturday
March 2 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Trump Tax Returns: Democrats Should Focus on Legislating Not Investigating • Fox News at Night
March 1 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Media Refuses to Give Trump Credit for North Korean Summit • Fox & Friends First
February 28 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Wages Are Up and The Economy is Doing Well • Making Money with Charles Payne
February 27 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Jeff Bezos Challenges National Enquirer • Fox & Friends Saturday
February 9 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Hold Republicans to a Different Standard Than They Do With Northam • Fox & Friends
February 7 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Alarming Number of Young Americans Support Socialism • Making Money with Charles Payne
February 5 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Art Exhibit Invites People to Throw Trash at Vacuuming Ivanka Trump Lookalike
The Federalist
February 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Left is Too Radical for 2020 Hopefuls, So They Will Run as Independents • The Evening Edit
January 28 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats in Trouble for 2020 as Party Moves More to the Left • i24 News
January 28 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Media Praises Pelosi Despite Her Refusal to Participate in Negotiations • Fox & Friends
January 26 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Republicans Negotiate in Good Faith While Dems Play Politics • Making Money with Charles Payne
January 24 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Fake News Aims to Tear Down Trump Supporters • Fox & Friends
January 22 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Media has 90% Negative Coverage of Trump To Push Liberal Agenda • Fox and Friends
January 16 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Aren't Serious About the Government Shut Down • The Evening Edit
January 14 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Sorry, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, But Conservatives Don’t Care About Your Dance Moves
The Daily Signal
January 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Panel: Kelsey Harkness and Jennifer Holdsworth discuss politicians' social media videos
The Hill
January 4 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


More Women in Congress shows US women are doing well- Kelsey Harkness • TRT World Now
January 3 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Anti-Trump Bias at New York Times is No Surprise • Fox News at Night
January 2 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Why is it Difficult for Democrats to Compromise on Border Security? • Outnumbered Overtime
January 2 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Shifting Power Dynamics in Washington • Outnumbered Overtime
January 2 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


New Faces on Capitol Hill Seem Motivated to Make a Difference: Good and Bad • The Daily Briefing
January 1 2019
by Kelsey Harkness


Biased Media Bullies Melania Trump • Fox & Friends
December 31 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Kavanaugh-Effect: Dividing Women on Issues • The Story with Martha MacCallum
December 28 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Need to Come to the Negotiating Table to End Gov Shutdown • America's Newsroom
December 27 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Used Misinformation Campaign to Sway State Election • Making Money with Charles Payne
December 27 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


MSNBC Rolls Out Sexist, Anti-Christian Smears Against Female Trump Employees
The Federalist
December 21 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Alexandria Ocasio Cortez Isn’t Wrong About "Self-Care"
December 19 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Proof of Censorship on Conservative Speech • Making Money with Charles Payne
December 7 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Linda Sarsour’s Non-Apology
November 27 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Trump Tax Cuts Are a Winning Issue for Republicans • The Evening Edit
November 26 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


NYC Mayor Admits to Denying Walmart Because of Political Views • The Evening Edit
November 19 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


How Can Schools Get More Involved and Prevent Bullying? • Bold Life
November 16 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Hillary Clinton Cannot Re-Brand Herself into Winning the Presidency • The Evening Edit
November 12 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


White House Media is There to Ask Questions Not Debate the President • Fox & Friends
November 10 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Mom 'Regrets' Adopting Girls from Communist China Because Trump is More Authoritarian
The Federalist
November 8 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


By Excluding Them, Marie Claire Reminds Conservative Women Why They Should Vote
The Daily Signal
November 6 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Don't Have Easy Midterm Wins • The Evening Edit
November 5 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


How Could Maxine Waters Change the House Financial Services Committee? • Fox & Friends
November 3 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


The Game ‘What Would You Rather’ Is Getting Ugly: Men Would Rather Be Accused of Murder Than Sexual Assault
November 1 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Money Doesn't Matter Like it Used to In Midterms • Fox & Friends First
November 1 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Ben & Jerry’s Says It’s ‘Comfortable’ Supporting Group With Ties to an Open Anti-Semite
The Daily Signal
October 31 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Democrats Are Avoiding the Caravan Conversation • The Evening Edit
October 29 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Proof That ‘See Something, Say Something’ Can Stop a School Shooting
The Daily Signal
October 27 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


3 Lessons From the Kavanaugh Confirmation: Where Women Go From Here
October 24 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Bakers Fined $135K Over Wedding Cake Appeal to Supreme Court
The Daily Signal
October 22 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Should Baby Boomers and Millennials Be Pitted Against Each Other? • Bold Politics
October 19 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Feminists Ignore a Real ‘War on Women’
October 16 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


Republicans Offered to Interview Ford in California. Why Didn’t She Know That?
October 2 2018
by Kelsey Harkness


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