Conservative commentator who began hosting her own nationally syndicated radio program The Laura Ingraham Show in 2001.
She attended Dartmouth College and earned a law degree from Virginia University, working as a speechwriter for Ronald Reagan's administration after graduating.
She was voted the fifth most popular talk show host in America by Talkers Magazine. She also authored several politically-themed books and was a guest host on The O'Reilly Factor.
She adopted a young girl from Guatemala and two boys from Russia.
She wrote the New York Times bestselling book The Obama Diaries, which presented a set a fictional Barack Obama diary entries through which she criticized the president and his administration.