Early Life & Education
Siddiqui was born in the United States to Pakistani immigrants and lived in Italy for 10 years during her childhood. Siddiqui graduated in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University.  
Siddiqui began her career in journalism as a stringer for Bloomberg's White House team. In 2012 Siddiqui joined the Huffington Post, where she covered the Romney campaign as well as Capitol Hill. Siddiqui joined the staff of The Guardian in 2015, and has since covered the 2016 US Presidential election and the Trump administration.