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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:

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


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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