The executive editor of CNN Politics, Rachel Smolkin, just announced the hiring of a new reporter. Stephen Collinson was formerly the White House correspondent for AFP.
Thrilled to announce that @StCollinson is joining @CNNPolitics. Welcome to the team!
— Rachel Smolkin (@RachelSmolkin) September 25, 2014
(Update (11:20amET) — Fishbowl DC is reporting he will be CNN’s senior enterprise reporter.