Daniel "Dan" J. Balz
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Daniel "Dan" J. Balz

Daniel J. Balz is an American journalist at 'The Washington Post', where he has been a political correspondent since 1978. Balz has served as National Editor, Political Editor, White House correspondent and as the 'Washington Post'’s Texas-based Southwest correspondent. Balz sometimes appears on the news show 'Meet the Press' and frequently appears on the PBS program 'Washington Week'. In April 2011 the White House Correspondents' Association honored Balz with the prestigious Merriman Smith Award for excellence in presidential coverage under deadline pressure. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Daniel "Dan" J. Balz has 86 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1991 Journalists' Roundtable as a Correspondent for the Politics of the Washington Post. The year with the most videos was 2013 with eight videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 1,001 views per program. Most appearances with Steve Scully (20), Brian Lamb (11), Susan Swain (4). Most common tags: Journalism, Presidential Campaign, Washington Politics.

Appearances by Title:Chief Correspondent, Politics, [Washington Post] Videos: 10 c. January 1, 1985 - Present Correspondent, Politics, [Washington Post] Videos: 53 c. January 1, 1998 - Present National Correspondent, Politics, [Washington Post] Videos: 23

Recent Appearances

  • Dan Balz on Trump Presidential Campaign

    Dan Balz on Trump Presidential Campaign

    Dan Balz spoke by phone about Paul Manafort’s resignation as chair of Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. He also spoke about…

  • Democratic Party Platform

    Democratic Party Platform

    Clinton presidential campaign manager Robby Mook took part in an interview with Washington Post’s chief correspondent Dan Balz. He…

  • Primary Night Coverage

    Primary Night Coverage

    C-SPAN’s coverage of the Ohio, Florida, North Carolina, Illinois, and Missouri Democratic and Republican presidential…

  • <em>Mary McGrory</em>

    Mary McGrory

    John Norris talked about his book Mary McGrory: The First Queen of Journalism, in which he remembers the life of Pulitzer…

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