White House reporter Education: University of Pennsylvania, BA in English; Communications Ashley Parker is a White House reporter for The Washington Post. She joined The Post in 2017, after 11 years at the New York Times, where she covered the 2012 and 2016 presidential campaigns and Congress, among other things. Parker is also an on-air contributor to NBC News and MSNBC. Honors & Awards:
Pulitzer Prize for National Reporting, 2018, for coverage of Russian interference
With his triumphal stride to historical St. John’s Episcopal Church, Trump had hoped to dispel the narrative of him hiding in the secured White House bunker. The results have been politically calamitous.