CBS Radio News Sets Election Coverage Team
August 27, 2010 at 11:30 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO NEWS is beefing up its election coverage this FALL, adding a dedicated new media team to stream updates on TWITTER and live blogs.
National Correspondent DAN RAVIV will anchor the network's Election Night wall-to-wall coverage, joined by White House Correspondents PETER MAER and MARK KNOLLER, Capitol Hill Correspondent BOB FUSS and analysts in the WASHINGTON Bureau and at CBS NEWS headquarters in NEW YORK. The coverage will be augmented by reports from CBS O&O News stations WCBS-A and WINS-A/NEW YORK, KNX-A/LOS ANGELES, WBBM-A/CHICAGO, WWJ-A/DETROIT, KCBS-A-KFRC-F/SAN FRANCISCO, and KYW-A/PHILADELPHIA, plus reporters in other key locations.
The network will also include reports from CBS NEWS' political team, led by CBS EVENING NEWS anchor and Managing Editor KATIE COURIC and including Chief Political Consultant MARC AMIBINDER, Political Analyst and Contributor JOHN DICKERSON, Chief WASHINGTON Correspondent BOB SCHIEFFER, Senior Political Correspondent JEFF GREENFIELD, reporter and analyst ANTHONY MASON, and Correspondents WYATT ANDREWS, SHARYL ATTKISSON, JAN CRAWFORD, NANCY CORDES, BYRON PITTS, CHIP REID, DEAN REYNOLDS and Political Analyst DAN BARTLETT. Senior Political Producers ROB HENDIN and JILL JACKSON will coordinate political coverage for all broadcasts with WASHINGTON Bureau Chief CHRISTOPHER ISHAM and Elections Director ANTHONY SALVANTO.