Knowledge Identifier: +Chuck_Todd
Born in 1972.
Countries: United States (84%), Washington (11%), United Kingdom (5%)
Linked to: Johns Hopkins University, Los Angeles Times, MSNBC, NBC News
Todd attended George Washington University from 1990 to 1994; although he majored in political science and minored in music, he did not graduate
Before coming to the world of political reporting and analysis, Todd earned practical political experience on initiative campaigns in Florida and various national campaigns based in Washington, D.C. While in college, Todd worked for the 1992 presidential campaign of Senator Tom Harkin and later started part time at "The Hotline"
Tim Russert brought Todd to NBC from "The Hotline" in March 2007
Mike Murphy (political consultant) - On September 3, 2008, during a segment on NBC, Murphy was recorded, along with conservative commentator Peggy Noonan and NBC reporter Chuck Todd, giving critical analysis about Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin -- all apparently unaware that their microphones were still live
NBC News - After the sudden death of the influential moderator Tim Russert of " Meet the Press" in June 2008, Tom Brokaw took over as an interim host; and on December 14, 2008, David Gregory became the new moderator of the show until August 14, 2014, when & NBC announced that NBC News Political Director Chuck Todd would take over as the 12th moderator of Meet the Press starting September 7, 2014
David Gregory (journalist) - Chuck Todd was named to replace him as White House correspondent on December 18, 2008
Chris Cillizza - In July 2012, Broadway Books released his book, "The Gospel According to the Fix." Journalist Chuck Todd described it as "a great read and guide for both amateur and professional political junkies alike
Meet the Press - The show is an extension of "Meet the Press" and focuses on the 2016 presidential election