Margaret Brennan became moderator of Face the Nation on CBS News in February 2018 and quickly became known for her tough but fair questioning of world leaders, politicians, and policy makers. She brings to her coverage of domestic politics an extensive background in national security and financial news. She joined CBS News in 2012 and has held roles including State Department and White House Correspondent. Brennan is also CBS News’s chief foreign affairs correspondent. She is a University of Virginia graduate.