• Ben Werschkul is CNN Politics' senior producer overseeing the network's digital video team where he is responsible for the look and feel of CNN Politics' signature video franchises and for serving up the smartest, sharpest and coolest digital video news offerings each day.

    Werschkul comes to CNN from The New York Times, where he was the senior producer running the news video desk. His passion for political coverage and extensive experience as a field/package producer covering, among other things, both the 2008 and 2012 campaigns shines through in his work.