NBC News Celebrates Andrea Mitchell and Her 40 Years at the Network

By A.J. Katz 

Today, NBC News is celebrating chief foreign affairs correspondent Andrea Mitchell and her 40 years at the network.

Towards the end of today’s broadcast of her MSNBC program Andrea Mitchell Reports, there was a special surprise for the trailblazing TV newser, a video tribute with well-wishes from several influencers and politicians she’s worked with and covered over the years.

Here’s Today show’s tribute to Mitchell from this morning. The show’s ep, Libby Leist, started her NBC News career as a researcher for Mitchell.

This past Sunday, Meet the Press with Chuck Todd commemorated Mitchell’s 212th appearance on the show, with a look back at her 211 appearances:

MSNBC’s Katy Tur honored Mitchell yesterday on MTP Daily, and called her “a mentor.”


Here’s Stephanie Ruhle & Ali Velshi—whose program Velshi & Ruhle is Mitchell’s MSNBC lead in—handing it off to Mitchell:

Mitchell sat down with Trevor Noah yesterday on The Daily Show to talk about her 40 years at the network, and foreign affairs in the era of Trump:

More tributes rolled in yesterday and today:

Also, Clay from Sons of Anarchy weighed in!