Inside Politics is back! Veteran Washington correspondent John King anchors the new iteration of the Sunday morning round-table discussion featuring columnists and reporters from CNN and from other media outlets that dissect the week's important political stories. The program's original incarnation was headed by Judy Woodruff, and it aired for more than 20 years on CNN before its cancellation in 2005. The series was initially cancelled due to low ratings in June 2005, before being brought back in 2014. In January 2014, network announced that Inside Politics would return beginning Sunday, February 2, 2014, hosted by CNN's chief national correspondent, John King. According to the network, the 30-minute program features a rotation of reporters discussing the week's political news. "It's a fascinating time in American politics, in Washington and across the country, and we have a remarkable group of journalists committed to sharing their reporting and their insights each week," King said in a statement.
Type: Talk Show
Runtime: 60 minutes
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John King (born August 30, 1963) is an American news anchor. He is CNN's chief national correspondent, based in Washington, DC, and is anchor of its roundtable political discussion program Inside Politics. He is the former anchor of State of the Union, as well as John King, USA, which appeared weeknights at 7pm/ET on CNN before being cancelled.
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King was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He is of Irish descent. He attended Boston Latin School, and earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from the College of Arts and Sciences with a degree in journalism at the University of Rhode Island. John King married his first wife Jean Makie, with whom he has two children, Noah and Hannah. On May 25, 2008, King married his second wife, fellow CNN anchor Dana Bash. Before marrying Bash, King (previously a Roman Catholic) converted to Judaism, Bash's religion. Bash and King had a son, Jonah, in June 2011. The couple separated in March 2012.
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