Coaching tips from the Pros…
Wolf Blitzer is CNN’s lead political anchor and the anchor of The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer, the network’s innovative political news program. He also served as the anchor of Late Edition with Wolf Blitzer for more than a decade. That program, which was seen in more than 200 countries worldwide, featured interviews with presidents and heads of state, politicians, candidates, and observers. Mr Blitzer began his career in 1972 with the Reuters News Agency in Tel Aviv.
Shortly thereafter, he became a Washington, D.C. correspondent for The Jerusalem Post. After more than 15 years of reporting from Washington, Mr Blitzer joined CNN in 1990. Among numerous professional honours, Mr Blitzer received an Emmy award for his 1996 coverage of the Oklahoma City bombing and a Golden Globe Cable ACE for his and CNN’s coverage of the Persian Gulf War. In 1999, he won the Lowell Thomas award for outstanding contributions to broadcast journalism.
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