George Stephanopoulos

American government official, journalist, writer

George Robert Stephanopoulos (born February 10, 1961) is an American television host, political commentator, and former Democratic advisor. Stephanopoulos currently is chief anchor and political correspondent on ABC News, and a coanchor with Robin Roberts and Michael Strahan on Good Morning America, and host of This Week, ABC's Sunday morning current events news program.

George Stephanopoulos in 2009

Before his career as a journalist, Stephanopoulos was an advisor to the Democratic Party. He rose to early prominence as a communications director for the 1992 presidential campaign of Bill Clinton and subsequently became White House communications director. He was later senior advisor for policy and strategy, before departing in December 1996.

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  • The President has kept all the promises he intended to keep.
    • Larry King Live, CNN (February 16, 1996).
    • Quoted in What Really Happened: the Story of Clinton Inc.'s Efforts to Rewrite Bill By Kevin Groenhagen, p. 82

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