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Dean Baquet

Dean Baquet is the executive editor of The New York Times, a position he assumed in 2014. He has more than 30 years of experience in reporting the news for papers across the country, including serving as the Washington bureau chief for The New York Times and the editor of the Los Angeles Times, and reporting for The Chicago Tribune and The Times Picayune in New Orleans. Baquet received the prestigious Pulitzer Prize in 1988 for his documentation of corruption in the Chicago City Council, and was a finalist for a second Pulitzer Prize in 1994 for his innovative investigative reporting.