Abby Phillip, a White House reporter for the Washington Post, is leaving the publication to join CNN and its White House team.
Phillip, who was already a CNN political analyst, has been been with the Post since 2014. Before that Phillip was a digital reporter for ABC News. The 2010 Harvard grad’s first journalism job out of college was with Politico, where she spent two years on the White House and politics beats.
Some news: I’m joining CNN as a WH correspondent.
Excited for the future but I’ll miss my hometown paper. Thank you for 3.5 amazing years!
— Abby D. Phillip (@abbydphillip) October 10, 2017