ABC News President Announces 2016 Campaign Digital Journalists


ABC News President James Goldston recently announced the network’s “class of 2016” “Digital Journalists” who will cover the 2016 presidential election. They include Matthew Claiborne, Ines de la Cuetara, Adam Desiderio, Katherine Faulders, Ben Gittleson, Josh Haskell, Jessica Hopper, Liz Kreutz, Brad Mielke, MaryAlice Parks, Jordyn Phelps, John Santucci, and Candace Smith. In a note from Goldston to staff, he said: “Along with the entire ABC News politics team, our campaign DJs will take us inside the campaign like never before, transforming our storytelling with more immediate reactions and live coverage.” The Class of ’16 Digital Journalists come from all parts of ABC News and from other news outlets. ABC hopes they will complement the network’s more experienced political journalists over the next 17 months.

Read more here.