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Lifers: 7 of 10 Washington reporters never leave

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Politics,Paul Bedard,Washington Secrets
Unlike many industries--including politics--where workers change locations and careers, Washington's media elite never leave, staying active in the business for up to 60 years, according to a groundbreaking 34-year study of 450 national reporters like Bloomberg's Al Hunt and Fox's Brit Hume. Called "lifers" in the new book "Whatever Happened to the Washington Reporters, 1978-2012," 69 percent...