Margaret Warner is a journalist best known for her work on the daily evening news program, The PBS NewsHour. Warner is the chief foreign correspondent and primarily covers South Asian, Chinese and Russian politics and civil liberties, as of 2015.
In 1971, Warner graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English. Prior to her employment with PBS Newshour, she was a reporter for several print newspapers, including The Wall Street Journal and Newsweek.
Warner was honored in 2008 with both an Emmy and the Edward Weintal Prize for International Reporting. She also was runner up for the 1990 Edwin M. Hood Award for Diplomatic Reporting for her coverage of the Gulf War while she worked for Newsweek.