WTOP's Dave McConnell Honored On Capitol Hill
April 22, 2015 at 4:43 AM (PT)
HUBBARD News WTOP/WASHINGTON CAPITOL HILL Correspondent DAVE MCCONNELL was honored for his 50 years of reporting with speeches entered into the Congressional Record TUESDAY (4/21).
MCCONNELL was feted with recognition by Delegate ELEANOR HOLMES NORTON (D-DC) and Sens. MITCH MCCONNELL (R-KY) and MARK WARNER (D-VA).
NORTON's speech said, "For five decades, DAVE MCCONNELL has been the deeply crisp golden voice the national capital region has tuned in to for news. DAVE has brilliantly made himself the preeminent reporter the region can trust to get the news straight. DAVE's grasp of the complicated news of the day is so profound that he can summarize it in a few short edifying sentences. So significant has been DAVE's talented voice, his peerless dedication to unbiased reporting, and his vast knowledge of Congress and of WASHINGTON that WTOP owes part of its continued success to DAVE MCCONNELL."