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Maggie Haberman (White House Correspondent) and Alexander Burns (National Political Reporter) join Jeff Greenfield to take a deep dive into coverage of President Trump’s administration and the issues facing America today
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Maggie Haberman is currently the White House reporter for The New York Times, and covered the major 2016 candidates. Ms. Haberman joined the Times in February 2015. Prior to that, she was a senior political correspondent for Politico, where she covered the 2014 midterm elections and the 2012 presidential race. She co-authored the political blog "Burns & Haberman on 2012." Before joining Politico, Ms. Haberman worked for the New York Post and the New York Daily News, covering a range of political campaigns, as well as Mayors Rudy Giuliani and Michael Bloomberg, and the redevelopment of lower Manhattan following the Sep 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Born and raised in New York City, Ms. Haberman is a graduate of the Fieldston School and Sarah Lawrence College. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and three children.
Alexander Burns is a national political reporter for The New York Times, where he covered Donald Trump's 2016 presidential campaign. He joined the Times in 2015 as political correspondent for the Metro desk, reporting on Andrew Cuomo, Bill de Blasio and Chris Christie, among other characters in the region. Prior to joining the Times, Burns was a national political reporter at Politico, where he covered the 2012 election and co-anchored the presidential campaign blog, “Burns & Haberman.” A native of New York City, Burns attended Harvard College, where he edited the Harvard Political Review. After a long stint in Washington, he now lives in New York with his wife, MJ Lee, a political reporter at CNN.
Jeff Greenfield is an award-winning television journalist and author focusing on politics, media and culture. In the course of his career, he served as a senior political correspondent for CBS, a senior analyst for CNN, and a political and media analyst for ABC News.
He has also authored or co-authored 13 books and written for Time Magazine, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, National Lampoon, Harper's Magazine and Slate, among other publications.