Kirsten Powers

Born 1969

Kirsten A. Powers is an American columnist, blogger, pundit, and political commentator. Powers, a political analyst on Fox News, appears regularly on shows such as The O'Reilly Factor, Fox News Sunday, Special Report with Bret Baier and Freedom Watch. She is a regular guest host on the morning Fox News Radio show Kilmeade & Friends and a columnist for the New York Post and the Daily Beast.… Read More

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1969 Birth Born in 1969.


1992 23 Years Old She began her career as a Democratic Party staff assistant with the Clinton-Gore presidential transition team in 1992, followed by an appointment as Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Public Affairs in the Clinton administration from 1993 to 1998. … Read More


2006 37 Years Old …  The process of conversion began when she dated a religious Christian man, who introduced her to the Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City and the teachings of its pastor, Tim Keller, and culminated in an experience in 2006 when, during a trip to Taiwan, she believes that she had an epiphany of Jesus Christ. … Read More


2011 42 Years Old Powers opposed the Iraq war and supports the right of countries to choose their own governments free of outside influence. However, in 2011 she criticized Americans' lack of concern about the Muslim Brotherhood rising to power in Egypt as "naivete". Her concern partly derived from her then-husband Marty Makary being of Coptic origin. Powers opposes the death penalty and supports the pro-life movement. She opposes elective late-term abortions. Powers briefly dated former Congressman Anthony Weiner in 2002, and remained his close friend after their romantic relationship ended. After initially defending him when the story of Weiner's sexting scandal surfaced in May 2011, Powers later condemned his conduct and called for his resignation from Congress. Powers married Marty Makary, Professor of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University, in January 2010; the couple divorced in 2013.
2015 46 Years Old In 2015, she authored The Silencing: How the Left is Killing Free Speech, which was published by Regnery Press. … Read More
2016 47 Years Old She joined CNN officially as a commentator on 22 August 2016. … Read More
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