Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

George E. Condon Jr. George E. Condon Jr.

NEXT :
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member or subscriber? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

George E. Condon Jr. is White House correspondent for National Journal. He joined National Journal at the beginning of the Obama administration, covering the White House for CongressDaily. Prior to that, he covered the White House and national politics as Washington bureau chief for Copley News Service and the San Diego Union-Tribune. Condon has interviewed eight presidents and reported from 88 countries. He led the team that won the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting for coverage of the corruption of Rep. Randy "Duke" Cunningham. Condon is a past president of the White House Correspondents Association and the Gridiron Club and past chairman of the National Press Foundation.

Latest From George E. Condon Jr.

Obama's Latest Headache: Israel and 'Chicken Dot-Dot-Dot-Dot'

White House official's reported rant against Netanyahu adds to administration's problems.

Will Obama Fire Staff After Election Day? Probably Not.

Past presidents have often responded to electoral drubbings by changing staff. Here's why this president won't.

Why the White House Won't Admit Obama Is a Drag for Democrats

He enjoys campaigning, but he's not welcome in many close races this year. He's in a similar predicament to Bush in 2006, when the GOP lost control of Congress.

Truth Has Consequences in Washington

The White House views Biden and Panetta quite differently for their candor. While one inspired bemusement, the other sparked deep anger.  

Obama Finally Delivers a Campaign Message. Is It Too Late?

The president offered a robust defense of the economy and his signature health care bill, but it's not clear whether voters are listening.

Secret Service Head Faces Steep Climb to Regain Trust

Julia Pierson is at the low ebb of her tenure as the first woman to head the agency.

Eric Holder and the Lonely President

The attorney general's departure removes one of Obama's few close friends in the administration.

Show More from George E. Condon Jr.

Obama's Latest Headache: Israel and 'Chicken Dot-Dot-Dot-Dot'

White House official's reported rant against Netanyahu adds to administration's problems.

Will Obama Fire Staff After Election Day? Probably Not.

Past presidents have often responded to electoral drubbings by changing staff. Here's why this president won't.

Why the White House Won't Admit Obama Is a Drag for Democrats

He enjoys campaigning, but he's not welcome in many close races this year. He's in a similar predicament to Bush in 2006, when the GOP lost control of Congress.

Truth Has Consequences in Washington

The White House views Biden and Panetta quite differently for their candor. While one inspired bemusement, the other sparked deep anger.  

Obama Finally Delivers a Campaign Message. Is It Too Late?

The president offered a robust defense of the economy and his signature health care bill, but it's not clear whether voters are listening.

Secret Service Head Faces Steep Climb to Regain Trust

Julia Pierson is at the low ebb of her tenure as the first woman to head the agency.

Eric Holder and the Lonely President

The attorney general's departure removes one of Obama's few close friends in the administration.

Show More from George E. Condon Jr.
 
 
 
 
What should you expect from on Election Night?
See more ▲
 
Hide