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Alex Burns      

National Political Correspondent for The New York Times & Political Analyst at CNN

Alexander Burns is a national political correspondent for The New York Times, covering elections and political power across the country. He is also a political analyst for CNN.

Burns was one of the lead reporters covering Donald Trump’s presidential campaign in 2016, after coming to The Times in 2015 as a political correspondent for the Metro desk.

Before joining The Times, Burns was a reporter and editor at Politico, where he covered the 2012 presidential election.

Burns is a graduate of Harvard College, where he edited the Harvard Political Review.

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