NBC's chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel said on Friday that President Barack Obama's statement on the passing of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz al Saud was ironic and just an attempt at being polite because in reality, the late king "could not stand" President Obama.
Good morning! Here are some career updates from the journalism community: Alexander Burns is now a metro political correspondent at The New York Times. Previously, he was a senior political reporter for Politico. (Washington Post) Zanny Minton Beddoes will be editor at The Economist. Show More Summary
Former congressman and current Talk Radio News Service correspondent Bob Ney talks with Gary Baumgarten at the Paltalk News Network about how John Boehner’s bold political move – inviting Benjamin Netanyahu to address Congress without first notifying the White House – could backfire.
Ariane de Vogue is joining CNN Politics Digital where she will cover the Supreme Court for both digital and TV channels. de Vogue will work closely with CNN Justice correspondent Pamela Brown and supervising producer Josh Gaynor on Supreme...Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert left a big hole in late night political comedy, but Larry Wilmore, the former “senior black correspondent” of “The Daily Show,” promises to fill that space with something “different.”
A couple Revolving Door items for you this afternoon, involving GQ and BuzzFeed. Details are below. GQ has named Jason Zengerle political correspondent. Zengerle — who previously contributed to GQ — was most recently a recently a senior editor with The New Republic. Show More Summary
Jason Zengerle, former senior editor of The New Republic, has apparently found a new home with GQ as their political correspondent. The announcement came in a press release earlier today by GQ editor-in-chief Jim Nelson \"We’re thrilled Jason’s returning to GQ in time to set the tone for 2016 campaign coverage,\" says Nelson. Show More Summary
President Obama taking it on the political chin for not attending, or not sending a senior administration official, to the Paris solidarity rally. Why didn't he? Victoria Jones, White House correspondent at the Talk Radio News Service says that's a question being asked in Washington today.
Maggie Haberman is joining The New York Times as presidential campaign correspondent. Haberman most recently worked at Politico as a senior political reporter. Prior to joining Politico, Haberman worked for the New York Post and NewShow More Summary
The kick-off rally for Jesus "Chuy" Garcia took place at the Alhambra Palace in the West Loop on Nov. 23, to the tune of "Everyday People." 'Chewy' from Stump Connolly on Vimeo. Stump Connolly, chief political correspondent of The Week...
In the final Talk Radio News Service Washington Report of 2014, Paltalk News Network’s Gary Baumgarten speaks with former congressman and current correspondent Bob Ney about the political year ahead.
In the final Talk Radio News Service Washington Report of 2014, Paltalk News Network's Gary Baumgarten speaks with former congressman and current correspondent Bob Ney about the political year ahead.
Back in September, 2nd Ward Ald. Bob Fioretti launched the first serious challenge to Mayor Emanuel in a South Side gymnasium -- with a boatload of consultants on board. Stump Connolly, chief political correspondent of The Week Behind, will be...
Mark Kenny, the Sydney Morning Herald’s chief political correspondent, does not let even this moment go by without indulging
Mark Pulliam, an attorney who covered the California Supreme Court from 1993 to 2003 as the legal issues correspondent for California Political Review, has blasted California Governor Jerry Brown’s selection of Leondra Kruger for the Supreme Court. Show More Summary
In an interview with Texas governor Rick Perry, MSNBC’s political correspondent, Kasie Hunt, posed a question that many Americans are asking, “are you smart enough to be president?” “Running for the presidency’s not an IQ test. It is a test of an individual’s resolve. Show More Summary
Welcome to the world of low expectations. “Perry’s moving out of the governor’s mansion in January,” when his term ends, says MSNBC political correspondent, “but in the meantime, he’s hosting top donors and supporters here for dinners to give them a sense of what his political future might be.” “I think over the course of [...]
Eyeing 2016, Texas Governor Rick Perry has entered his third rehabilitation storyline of the past six months, and as part of that rehab MSNBC political correspondent Kasie Hunt asked if Perry was "smart enough" to be president, which is quite the "when did you stop beating you wife" question.
Rick Santorum has matter-of-factly declared that he is running for president in 2016, telling the Washington Post’s national political correspondent Karen Tumulty that now he “get[s] the game.” Santorum makes the point that his 2016 run is going to be different – and obviously, it would need to be if he were going to win […]
NPR National Political Correspondent Mara Liasson said that Jonathan Gruber's comments "could be the undoing of Obamacare" on Tuesday's "Special Report" on the Fox News Channel. "He is just the gift that keeps on giving to opponents of Obamacare. Show More Summary