Leonard Downie Jr.
Leonard "Len" Downie, Jr. , the American journalist, was Executive Editor of 'The Washington Post'from 1991-2008. He worked in the Post newsroom for 44 years as Executive Editor, Managing Editor, National Editor, London correspondent, Assistant Managing Editor for Metropolitan News, Deputy Metropolitan Editor, and as an award winning investigative and local reporter. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Leonard Downie Jr. has 38 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Forum as a Managing Editor for the Washington Post. The year with the most videos was 2003 with five videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 1,684 views per program. Most appearances with Brian Lamb (4), Jill Abramson (3), Robert G. Kaiser (3). Most common tags: Newspapers, Journalism, News Coverage.