Robert Costa, who has been national political reporter at The Washington Post and was host of PBS’s Washington WeekAs chief election and campaign correspondent for CBS News, he will be joining CBS News.
Costa will join CBS News Washington on Feb. 13 and will be reporting for broadcast, streaming, or digital platforms.
As Costa is a prominent journalist in politics, this announcement is significant for CBS News. Costa and Bob Woodward were co-authors Peril, about the final year of Donald Trump’s presidency and the early tenure of Joe Biden. Since January 2014, Costa has been the Post’s national political reporter. Costa will still be with the Post, but he is leaving. CBS News will collaborate with the Post for special projects and investigations.
Costa was also moderator of the conference and managing editor. Washington WeekHe was a political analysts for NBC News from 2015 to 2020 and MSNBC from 2015 through 2020. He has also interviewed political leaders. Live –, the Washington Post’s live event and streaming series. This included interviews with Nancy Pelosi, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT), Vice President Mike Pence and others.
Neeraj Khemlani was president and cohead of CBS News and Stations. “one of the best political reporters of his generation.”