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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Charges of sexism also belittle Elizabeth Warren, who has played a serious game of hardball versus the president on trade, Politico's Ben White says.
A softening economy is among the things most likely to derail a Hillary Clinton bid for the White House in 2016, Politico's Ben White says.
The Democrats'simmering internal war on trade will play out both in DC and on the 2016 campaign trail, Politico's Ben White says.
The new book "Clinton Cash" may not be happy reading for Hillary Clinton as she mounts her presidential campaign, Politico's Ben White says.
The U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter as it buckled under the weight of heavy snowfalls and a resurgent dollar, but activity has rebounded.
Falling consumer sentiment is another sign that the US is stuck in a lackluster year, BlackRock's Russ Koesterich says.
The Institute for Supply Management-Chicago Business Barometer unexpectedly fell in May, reversing the previous month's rise.
The economy is stronger than the latest reading of first quarter GDP, economist Michael Gapen says.