Edward Lawrence joined FOX Business Network (FBN) as a general assignment reporter in April 2018. Lawrence covers economic and political breaking news based out of FBN’s Washington, DC bureau.
Since joining FBN Lawrence has secured interviews with major industry titans spanning the business and economics sectors, including Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan, Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Richard Clarida, and General Motors CEO Mary Barra during GM’s shocking employee layoffs in 2018.
Lawrence has received multiple accolades for his in-depth and breaking news reporting, including an Emmy award in 2015, as well as Associated Press awards for his news coverage in 2015, 2001, 1999 and 1996.
An Emmy award winning journalist, Lawrence most recently served as a freelance correspondent where he regularly covered breaking news stories for national outlets like CBS News, NBC News, MSNBC, and Global News Canada. Prior to his freelance career, he worked as a reporter for multiple stations across the country, including WFTS-TV, the ABC affiliate in Tampa, Florida, as well as KCBS-TV and KCAL-TV, the CBS stations in Los Angeles. He got his start at WCFT-TV in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
A graduate of University of Maryland, Lawrence is the author of the 2014 book: “Facing The Camera: A Guide to Being Interviewed.” He is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Finance from Harvard University, graduating Spring 2019.