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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  David Salzer Broder  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction

Born: 1929 in Chicago Heights, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Broder received his bachelor's degree and an M. A. in political science from the University of Chicago. He served two years in the U. S. Army, and began his newspaper career at the Bloomington Pantagraph.

Biographical and Professional Information

David Broder was an American Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, author, television talk show pundit, and university professor. He was also the White House correspondent for the Washington Post and wrote a twice weekly political column for the paper while teaching at the University of Maryland in College Park.

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-- *Pulitzer Prize, ''Distinguished Commentary''