Peter Barnes joined FOX Business Network (FBN) in September 2007. He serves as FBN's senior Washington correspondent.
Until 2004, Barnes served as the Washington bureau chief and correspondent for television station group Hearst-Argyle. He has also worked at numerous business programming outlets, including TechTV from 2001 to 2003, where he was the Washington bureau chief. Barnes served as an anchor and Washington correspondent for CNBC from 1993 to 1998. In 1996, he anchored "Capitol Gains," an election year weekday morning show on business, economics and politics. Barnes received a Cable ACE Award while at CNBC for a special series on retirement. From 1985 to 1988, he was a reporter in New York for The Wall Street Journal.He was also a business reporter for the Greensboro News & Record and The Charlotte Observer and has written for The New York Times.
A graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Arts in political science, Barnes also holds a Masters of Business Administration in finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Barnes was born in Rochester, NY, and raised in Philadelphia, PA. He is married and has two grown children.
Fri Nov 27, 2015
FBN’s Peter Barnes and Jeff Flock on Black Friday shopping at malls in the Washington, D.C. and Chicago areas.
Mon Nov 09, 2015
FBN’s Peter Barnes on one campaign tradition in Milwaukee, Wisconsin that has lasted for more than 100 years.
Fri Nov 06, 2015
Hedgeye CEO Keith McCullough, Monster Worldwide Senior Vice President Joanie Courtney, Barrons.com Editor Jack Otter and FBN’s Trish Regan break down the October jobs report.
Wed Oct 14, 2015
Richmond Federal Reserve President Jeffrey Lacker on interest rates, the U.S. economy and impact of the dollar.
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker on the rate-hike decision and his outlook for the economy.
Fri Oct 02, 2015
Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren on the impact global markets have on the U.S., inflation and the outlook for the U.S. economy.
Boston Federal Reserve Bank President Eric Rosengren on the state of the U.S. economy and the outlook for Federal Reserve policy.
Wed Sep 23, 2015
FBN’s Peter Barnes and Charlie Gasparino on the Pope’s political agenda during his trip to the U.S.
Fri Sep 04, 2015
BGC Partners Macro Strategist Steve Cortes, Barron’s Editor Jack Otter, Monster Senior V.P. Joanie Courtney and FBN’s Charles Payne, Dagen McDowell and Peter Barnes on the August jobs report. ...
Tue Sep 01, 2015
FBN’s Peter Barnes, Charlie Gasparino and Dagen McDowell and United Advisors chief market strategist Scott Martin discuss Boston Fed President Howard Rosengren’s outlook for the economy.
Fri Aug 28, 2015
Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart on the economy, the employment markets and his outlook for inflation.
Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart on interest rates and growth in the U.S. economy.
Former Philly Fed President Charles Plosser discusses how the Fed can be more transparent.
Former Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser on the economy, markets and Federal Reserve policy.
Thu Aug 27, 2015
Kansas City Federal Reserve President Esther George on why inflation is the focus of this year’s symposium.
Kansas City Federal Reserve President Esther George on the state of the economy and the outlook for Federal Reserve policy.
Fri Aug 07, 2015
Former CBO Director Douglas Holtz-Eakin and FBN’s Charles Payne, Liz MacDonald, Dagen McDowell and Peter Barnes on the July jobs report and the outlook for jobs.
Mon Jul 20, 2015
St. Louis Fed President James Bullard gives his outlook for the economy.
St. Louis Federal Reserve President James Bullard on the economy, the outlook for a potential interest rate hike and the changes to the Fed proposed in Congress.
Mon Jun 29, 2015
Pacific Legal Foundation’s Todd Gaziano on how the Supreme Court decision will impact future EPA rules.
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