National Politics Reporter, POLITICO
Thursday, September 13, 11 a.m.
Clara Thompson Hall
Join the conversation about the approaching election and the high-stakes race for the presidency, the U.S. Senate and Congress. David Catanese of POLITICO shares his fascinating experiences on the campaign trail working for an online-only news organization.
Formerly a political and general assignment reporter for local NBC affiliate KYTV, David has covered everything from ice storms to the state legislature to Mike Huckabee’s 2008 presidential campaign in Iowa. He also established his own highly trafficked blog, KY3 Political Notebook. David earned his master’s degree in journalism from the Medill School at Northwestern University in Chicago, with undergraduate work in communications and political science at Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, Pa. He resides in Washington, D.C., but is a proud native of another: Washington, New Jersey.