Prior to joining Politico in the fall of 2009, White served as a Wall Street reporter for the New York Times, where he shared a Society of Business Editors and Writers (SABEW) award for breaking news coverage of the financial crisis.
From 2005 to 2007, White was Wall Street correspondent and U.S. Banking Editor at the Financial Times. White worked at the Washington Post for nine years before joining the FT. He served as national political researcher and research assistant to columnist David S. Broder and later as Wall Street correspondent.
White, a 1994 graduate of Kenyon College, has two sons and lives in New York City.
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The outcome in New Hampshire may be like a "Seinfeld" episode: amusing, full quirky characters but with no clear message, Politico's Ben White says.
Davos this year provides an excellent opportunity for big names leaving political office next year to network for new jobs, Politico's Ben White says.
By saying Barack Obama took Wall Street money, too, Hillary Clinton's strategy isn't resonating with liberal Democrats yet, Politico's Ben White says.
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Nuveen's Bob Doll tells CNBC why he doesn’t see a recession this year and what's next for the stock market.
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