Mark Knoller of CBS News received the Aldo Beckman award for sustained excellence in White House coverage. Knoller was cited for his body of work covering the White House for more than 35 years. The judges hailed his "insightful reporting on multiple platforms" including radio, television, blogs and now Twitter. "His meticulous record-keeping as an unofficial archivist of the presidency serves the public and keeps the White House accountable," the judges said. "Mark Knoller lives and breathes reporting. The public is well-served by his tireless efforts.
Here are some of Knoller's award-winning entries:
May 12, 2009 11:02 AM
White House Back-Story: The President And The Pirate
November 3, 2009 2:04 AM
Obama: The Year Since His Election
November 17, 2009 4:31 PM
National Debt Now Tops $12 Trillion
November 30, 2009 11:37 AM
Ex-Bush Official: Secret Service a "Scapegoat" in Salahi Case
December 1, 2009 10:27 PM
Obama's Afghanistan Speech: No Mention of "Victory"
December 7, 2009 6:03 PM
A Peace Prize for a War President