Anne Kornblut

United States

As White House correspondent for The Washington Post, Anne has covered three presidential campaigns – 2000, 2004, and 2008 – most recently covering Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama. She previously worked for the Washington bureaus of The New York Times and The Boston Globe, where she started covering national politics in 1998. In 2001, George W. Bush’s first year in office, Anne won the Aldo Beckman Award for distinguished White House coverage. She started out in journalism as an intern at the New York Daily News. She has appeared on various political television shows, including “Meet the Press,” and is a term member of the Council on Foreign Relations. She has also written for Slate, Politics, Glamour, and Self magazines. Recently, Anne wrote a book titled, “Notes from the Cracked Ceiling: Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, And What It Will Take For A Woman To Win.” The book “explores the stunning twists of the last election…and the political landscape for women nationwide.” It features exclusive, in-depth interviews with leaders including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice, Homeland Security Director Janet Napolitano, Senator Claire McCaskill, former eBay CEO Meg Whitman, and Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz.