John Barron

ABC NewsRadio host

John Barron has been covering Presidential campaigns as a journalist for almost 20 years.

He hosts a weekly program for ABC NewsRadio called “Inside America”, he is the author of the book “Vote for Me” about the 2008 Presidential campaign and a documentary film examining the history of the nominating contest “First Stop, Iowa”.

In 2012 John will be co-hosting ABCTV’s weekly “Planet America” program and producing a documentary on the GOP primary campaign called “The Party of Reagan”.

He will also be teaching a course on US campaign Politics and the Media in winter 2012 for the US Studies Centre.