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Lisa Goddard

Lisa Goddard is the Capitol Hill correspondent for CNNRadio. Goddard reports on the day-to-day congressional activity in addition to enterprise reporting. Goddard joins CNN after working as a reporter in print, television and radio.

Most recently, Goddard worked for the Associated Press in Washington, D.C. Her work included coverage of the 2004 election, two hurricane seasons and the full range of issues from the war in Iraq to Medicare.

Before that, Goddard spent five years as a reporter in South Carolina where she covered the statehouse for CNN and NBC affiliate WIS-TV. Goddard followed the Confederate flag debate in South Carolina and broke the news of a final compromise. Goddard also covered the Republican presidential primary between George W. Bush and Sen. John McCain.

Goddard speaks Russian and lived in Russia for two years, spending most of her time in St. Petersburg.

Goddard holds a bachelor of economics degree from the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg, Va.

 

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