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 Aug 22, 2014
FBN’s Peter Barnes sits down with FDIC Vice Chair Thomas Hoenig to discuss living wills, bank bailouts and the Volcker Rule.
FBN’s Peter Barnes sits down with FDIC Vice Chair Thomas Hoenig to discuss big banks and the Fed.
San Francisco Federal Reserve President John Williams says the economy is improving, but it’s still ‘not time yet’ to raise interest rates.
FBN’s Peter Barnes talks to Philadelphia Fed President Charles Plosser about the U.S. economy, the Fed and interest rates.
FBN’s Peter Barnes talks to Philadelphia Fed President Charles Plosser about the U.S. economy.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
FDIC Vice Chair Tom Hoenig on bank settlements and Dodd-Frank.
FBN’s Peter Barnes speaks with Kansas City Fed President Esther George about the U.S. economy and the minutes from the July Fed meeting.
FBN’s Peter Barnes on the minutes from the Fed’s July meeting.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George on the housing market, the geopolitical risks to the U.S. economy, the outlook for inflation, asset bubbles and what to expect from ...
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George on interest rates, inflation and the economy.
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City President Esther George on the state of the job market and economy.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
FBN’s Peter Barnes on a report about U.S. Patent & Trademark Office employees and the amount of hours they worked from home.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
FBN’s Peter Barnes on President Obama’s upcoming schedule.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
FBN’s Peter Barnes on the impact of Russia’s food ban.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Countdown to the Closing Bell panel breaks downs what the Fed’s latest decision means for jobs and inflation.
Countdown to the Closing Bell panel break down what the Fed’s latest monetary policy decision means for the markets and economy.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
FBN’s Peter Barnes on President Obama’s speech.
Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Charles Plosser says the economy may achieve his 2015 forecast a year early.
FBN’s Peter Barnes on the Fed’s comments ahead of July’s jobs report.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
FBN’s Peter Barnes recaps the latest Fed minutes.
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