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Chris Hannay

Chris Hannay is assistant editor in the Ottawa bureau and creator and author of the daily Politics Briefing newsletter. He started at The Globe as a summer staffer in Report on Business, and has since worked in nearly every section of the paper doing just about everything, from reporting to page design to managing citizen journalism projects. He joined the parliamentary bureau in 2014. In addition to assigning and editing the politics file, he also writes short features and arts stories. He won a National Newspaper Award for arts reporting in 2018.

Years in Journalism


Years at The Globe and Mail



Bachelor of journalism (specialization in science) from Carleton University

Honours & Awards

Finalist for National Newspaper Award in explanatory reporting (2014)

Finalist for Canadian Association of Journalists award in data journalism (2016)

Winner of National Newspaper Award for arts reporting (2018)

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