Dana Bash is the chief congressional correspondent at CNN. She covers all the activities at the Senate and US House. She was honored with the prestigious Dirksen Award by the National Press Foundation in appreciation of her coverage of the Senatorial holds and Congressional earmarks. She has been in the chief congressional correspondent post from March 2006.
Dana Ruth Schwartz born in New Jersey in the year 1971 married Jeremy Bash in 1998, but later divorced him and married John King, her fellow correspondent at CNN. John King had converted to her religion Judaism, before marrying her in the year 2008 in
Dana Bash was initially an editor at the Washington Bureau planning and coordinated CNN’s Capitol Hill and the State Department coverage and handled important issues like Social Security and Medicare. She also co-produced the show ‘Late Edition’ along with Evans, Novak, and Frank Sesno. She worked alongside Wolf Blitzer in the show Inside Politics Weekend. She has covered the presidential and vice presidential campaigns in the year 2000. She was made the congressional correspondent of CNN in the year 2008. She had been covering the
Dana Bash is a fearless and highly talented news correspondent who excels in her work. She was one of the first reporters to cover the news concerning the quitting of Senator Jim Jeffords from the Republican Party in the year 2001. This move was a monumental one that gave the Democrats an upper hand in the US Senate. She received the Dirksen Award for her coverage of the Government’s secretive interception of the translations concerning Al Qaeda. She was also part of the Peabody Award in the category of Best Political Team on Television. She has also covered the evacuation of Capitol Hill in the wake of the September 11 attacks.
Dana Bash has covered many interesting landmark decisions that have changed the political scenario in the