Video reporter focusing on investigative stories ranging from government accountability to international corruption. Education: The College of William and Mary, BA in Government
Dalton Bennett is a video reporter embedded with the investigations unit of The Washington Post. Since joining The Post in 2016, he has examined foreign influence campaigns, police misconduct, and most recently political appointees. Before joining The Post, Bennett worked for The Associated Press, based in Berlin, Dubai, Athens, and Bishkek covering a range of topics from conflict to a charcoal smuggling network linked to Al-Shabab.
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Honors & Awards:
2018 Pulitzer Prize for investigative reporting for coverage of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore
2018 Toner Prize for Excellence in Political Reporting for coverage of Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore
2018 Edward R. Murrow Award for investigative reporting for coverage of divisions within the Obama administration over the response to Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election
2017 Webby Award for News & Politics: Individual Episode
2017 Edward R. Murrow Award for investigative reporting for coverage of presidential candidate Donald J. Trump
Professional Affiliations: IRE; Society of Professional Journalists; Overseas Press Club Foreign languages spoken: Russian