Ed O’Keefe, who has been on the campaign trail over the past year, has been promoted to CBS News senior White House and political correspondent.
In addition to covering the Biden White House, he’ll continue to cover campaign politics. He’ll also be tasked with reporting on the evolution of the Democratic and Republican parties.
O’Keefe joined CBS News’ as political correspondent in 2018, after spending a year as a network news contributor.
He previously spent 13 years at The Washington Post, where he reported on congressional and presidential politics, including multiple presidential campaigns, House and Senate races. He also covered key controversial issues debated on Capitol Hill, such as gun control, immigration policy and health-care reform.