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Lauren Stephenson

Channel Producer/Host

Lauren Stephenson is a producer and anchor at Newsy. She joined Newsy in 2016 after spending three years in local news as a multimedia journalist, anchor and newspaper reporter. Lauren is a proud graduate of the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.

Recent Work
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

House Passes Bill Increasing Funding And Suspending Debt Limit

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

President Meeting With Lawmakers Today On Legislative Priorities

Taliban fighters take control of Afghan presidential palace in Kabul
Zabi Karimi / APWorld

Rumors Swirl Of Taliban Power Struggle

City Councilors Michelle Wu and Annissa Essaibi George
Josh Reynolds / APU.S.

Boston's November Mayoral Election Will Make History

Security fencing has been reinstalled around the Capitol in Washington.
J. Scott Applewhite / APU.S.

Workers Begin Installing Fence Around U.S. Capitol

Abortion rights demonstrators march to the Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh's home in Maryland.
Jose Luis Magana / APPolitics

Judge Sets Hearing To Consider Blocking Texas Abortion Law

Afghans lie on beds at a hospital after they were wounded in the deadly attacks outside the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Wali Sabawoon / APWorld

Officials Warned Of High Threat Risk Days Before Attack

A poster bearing the image of voting rights icon John Lewis
Amanda Andrade-Rhoades / APPolitics

House Passes John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

A military service member pauses over the graves of the fallen soldiers.
Jose Luis Magana / APWorld

Gold Star Families Reflect After 20 Years Of War

Pakistan soldiers check documents of travelers crossing the border to Afghanistan through a crossing point in Chaman, Pakista
Jafar Khan / APWorld

Former President Bush: Cut The 'Red Tape' For Refugees

Teachers advocate for face masks in schools.
Amy Beth Bennett / South Florida Sun-Sentinel via APSci/Health

Teacher Union: 4 Broward County, FL School Staffers Die From COVID

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis
Brynn Anderson / APSci/Health

Gov. DeSantis Launches Effort To Reduce Hospitalizations

Healthcare worker fills a syringe with the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.
Gerald Herbert / APSci/Health

FDA To Recommend Booster COVID-19 Vaccine For Immunocompromised

President Joe Biden.
Susan Walsh / APPolitics

Pres. Biden Seeks Support For $3.5 Trillion "Build Back Better" Plan

New York Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul gives a news conference at the state Capitol
Hans Pennink / APPolitics

Hochul Says She'll Run For Governor After Finishing Cuomo's Term

A Now Hiring sign at a business in Richmond, Va., Wednesday, June 2, 2021.
Steve Helber / APBusiness

Jobless Claims Near Pandemic Low

Rep. Emmanuel Cleaver of Missouri stands by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

19 House Democrats Seek COVID Vaccination Mandate At Capitol

A sign outside of a store advises shoppers to wear masks.
Marcio Jose Sanchez / APSci/Health

President Biden Criticizes Bans On Mask Mandates

Supporters of Rep. Cori Bush, D-Mo., camp with her outside the U.S. Capitol, in Washington
Jose Luis Magana / APPolitics

Biden Administration Urges States To Implement Eviction Moratoriums

A health care worker fills a syringe with the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine
Mary Altaffer / APSci/Health

CDC Director Says We're At A 'Pivotal Moment' In Pandemic

Rioters wave flags on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington.
Jose Luis Magana / APPolitics

Democrats Discuss Adding More GOP Members To Jan. 6 Panel

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi.
Jose Luis Magana / APPolitics

GOP Considers Boycott Of Jan. 6 Probe After Pelosi Rejects Panel Picks

President Joe Biden
Andrew Harnik / APSci/Health

President Biden Pushes Infrastructure Plans In Cabinet Meeting

President Joe Biden speaks during a meeting with his Cabinet
Susan Walsh / APSci/Health

White House Official And Hill Staffers Test Positive For COVID

President Joe Biden.
Andrew Harnik / APPolitics

President Biden Pushes More Spending To Boost Economic Recovery

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announcing her appointments to a select committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection.
J. Scott Applewhite / APPolitics

House Select Committee On Jan. 6 Insurrection To Hold First Hearing

Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser listens as President Joe Biden speaks during a meeting on reducing gun violence
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

President Biden Giving Voting Rights Speech In Philadelphia

President Joe Biden.
Evan Vucci / APPolitics

President Biden Visits Illinois To Pitch His American Families Plan

A visitor to a clinic leaves after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine in Taylorsville, Ky.
Dylan Lovan / APSci/Health

President Biden: 'Never Been More Important' To Get Vaccinated

President Joe Biden waves as he walks on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington.
Susan Walsh / APPolitics

Pres. Biden Says Infrastructure 'Answer For Good-Paying Jobs'