WPBF reporter Tory Dunnan has been hired as a political correspondent for CNN Newsource, a syndicated news service for CNN’s 800 affiliates, the network announced today.
Dunnan, who joined the West Palm Beach ABC-affiliate in 2009, will report from the campaign trail for “RunningMate 2012,” the political component of CNN Newsource.
“Tory is a driven communicator with a passion for politics,” CNN vice president of news operations, administration and affiliate services Paul Crum said in a statement. “She will help us continue to give our affiliate news partners and their viewers distinctive, first-class coverage of the politics behind the election cycle.
Prior to working at WPBF, Dunnan was a general assignment reporter and fill-in anchor for WAFF in Huntsville, where she won an Alabama AP award for live coverage of Vice President Dick Cheney’s visit to the region.
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