About 

    Maegan Vazquez is a digital reporter for CNN Politics, where she covers breaking news from Washington.

    Prior to CNN, Vazquez worked for Independent Journal Review, where she worked as a political reporter, an editor, and most recently, a White House reporter.

    At IJR, Vazquez conducted West Wing interviews with senior Trump administration officials, uncovered President Barack Obama's post-presidency home renovation plans, and profiled Las Vegas legend Wayne Newton.

    Vazquez grew up in Laredo, Texas, and graduated from New York University, where she majored in journalism and social & cultural analysis.