Intelligence and national security reporter Education: Wake Forest University, B.A. in Politics Shane Harris is a staff writer with The Washington Post, covering intelligence and national security. He has previously written about these topics at the Wall Street Journal, the Daily Beast, and National Journal. Shane is the author of two books, "The Watchers: The Rise of America's Surveillance State" (Penguin Press, 2010) and "@War: The Rise of the Military-Internet Complex" (Eamon Dolan /Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2014). He graduated from Wake Forest University in 1998. He lives in Washington. Honors & Awards:
Gerald R. Ford Prize for Distinguished Reporting on National Defense, 2010
Helen Bernstein Book Award For Excellence In Journalism, 2011
Finalist, Pulitzer Prize in Public Service, with the staff of The Washington Post, 2019
Foreign languages spoken: Spanish
Books by Shane Harris:
The Watchers: The Rise of America's Surveillance State
The president’s government appointees and allies in Congress are using their powers to generate a political storm aimed at engulfing Biden, the presumptive Democratic nominee, and Obama, his popular former boss.