John Parkinson

John Parkinson

John Parkinson
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John Parkinson reports and produces from the U.S. Capitol and White House, contributing to the network's political coverage across all of its platforms. Parkinson has... Read More »
John Parkinson reports and produces from the U.S. Capitol and White House, contributing to the network's political coverage across all of its platforms. Parkinson has worked at ABC News since July 2004. He reported from the White House daily for the final two years of the Obama administration, traveling throughout the United States and world covering Barack Obama, including international coverage in Asia, South America, Europe and the Middle East. After the inauguration of President Donald Trump, Parkinson returned to the U.S. Capitol, where he reports on the Republican and Democratic leadership, committee hearings and legislative business considered by the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. His first tour on Capitol Hill began in July 2010, just before the historic congressional midterm elections that fall. He has contributed to the network’s coverage through seven national elections, including the presidential inauguration of Trump, the second presidential inauguration of Barack Obama, as well as multiple national party conventions. Parkinson is an active member of the White House Correspondents’ Association and was the 2016 chairman of the Radio & Television Correspondents’ Association. A native of Baraboo, Wisconsin, he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2004 from the University of Wisconsin, double majoring in Journalism & Mass Communication and Political Science. He lives with his wife, Sally, in Bethesda, Maryland.« Read Less
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Infrastructure vote postponed despite Pelosi's efforts to push forward: 'We are not there yet'
By Benjamin Siegel, John Parkinson and Libby Cathey
October 1, 2021 Story from Politics Benjamin Siegel, John Parkinson, Libby Cathey , ABC News
After 2 days of Democratic drama, fate of Biden's infrastructure agenda still unclear
By Benjamin Siegel, Libby Cathey and John Parkinson
October 2, 2021 Story from Politics Benjamin Siegel, Libby Cathey, John Parkinson , ABC News
Stacey Plaskett undertakes historic role in Senate impeachment trial against Donald Trump
By John Parkinson
February 10, 2021 Story from Politics John Parkinson , ABC News
At 'vaccine summit,' Trump set to issue order that Americans get 1st access
By Ben Gittleson and John Parkinson
December 7, 2020 Story from Politics Ben Gittleson, John Parkinson , ABC News
Republicans decry new metal detectors off House floor, citing 2nd Amendment rights
By John Parkinson and Benjamin Siegel
January 14, 2021 Story from Politics John Parkinson, Benjamin Siegel , ABC News
At Guantanamo Bay, trial for alleged 9/11 terrorists brings some solace to victims' families 20 years later
By John Parkinson and Shannon K. Crawford
September 11, 2021 Story from US John Parkinson, Shannon K. Crawford , ABC News
20 years later, legal case against accused 9/11 mastermind grinds on
By Shannon K. Crawford, John Parkinson and Quinn Owen
September 10, 2021 Story from Politics Shannon K. Crawford, John Parkinson, Quinn Owen , ABC News
House votes to federally decriminalize marijuana
By John Parkinson
December 4, 2020 Story from Politics John Parkinson , ABC News
Trump holds self-congratulatory vaccine 'summit,' dismisses concerns over virus spread
By Ben Gittleson and John Parkinson
December 8, 2020 Story from Politics Ben Gittleson, John Parkinson , ABC News
Democrats demand probe into nature of Capitol tours on day before assault
By John Parkinson
January 14, 2021 Story from Politics John Parkinson , ABC News
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