General assignment reporter covering national and breaking news Education: Texas Christian University, BS in journalism; Columbia University, MS in journalism
Lindsey Bever covers general assignment news for The Washington Post. She is a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, where she was a fellow at the Toni Stabile Center for Investigative Journalism. She was previously a reporter at the Dallas Morning News.
Professional Affiliations: Investigative Reporters and Editors, Association of Health Care Journalists
The MSNBC host, who had previously addressed the incident in a tweet, said on live TV that the term she used to describe the secretary of state was “vulgar” and told viewers she was “really, really sorry” that she used it.