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Meg Kinnard

Columbia, SC
Political and Legal Affairs Reporter — Associated Press
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@AP political/legal affairs reporter based in South Carolina. Formerly at @NationalJournal. Proud #Hoya. @GeorgetownSFS. Memphis born & bred. My account.

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Meg Kinnard is a political and legal affairs reporter for The Associated Press. A native of Memphis, Tennessee, she grew up in a political family and received a BSFS in International Politics from the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., with a concentration in ...

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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - U.S. Supreme Court blocks order so North Carolina Republicans won't have to redraw congressional map by next week.
@SGuilfoyleUSA @jimdavenport_ap Wow. That is the kindest and highest compliment I could possibly ever receive. I will never be Jim. He was - and always will be - the very best in our business. But I thank you, nonetheless, and I truly appreciate your kind words and encouragement!
@StRegisDC Thank you. It was a lovely stay. Please tell your management that this past weekend's Suite 518 inhabitants were extremely pleased and looking forward to their next visit. You guys are truly the best in the business! - MKH
India has been developing its nuclear and missile systems in recent years amid increasing strategic competition with China. 
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Have you ever used a typewriter?

I have a friend who calls me "Typewriter Girl."

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

With a glass of wine or a mimosa - depending on the time of the pitch.

Why did you become a journalist?

An internship at The Washington Post - and I was hooked.


AP Staffer of the Year