Liz Marlantes is the Politics Editor for the Monitor and writes the Monitor's political newsletter, Politics Watch. Previously, she was a correspondent for ABC News, covering politics as well as other national news stories, and serving as ABC's Capitol Hill correspondent. She has appeared on a variety of news shows, including Fox News Sunday, The Chris Matthews Show, and The McLaughlin Group. Ms. Marlantes graduated from Harvard University, where she studied American history and literature. She holds a Master's degree in English literature from Oxford University in England.