Kid Reporter from Johns Creek Interviews Network Correspondent

The Autrey Mill Middle School student is covering the Democratic National Convention for the Scholastic News Kids Press Corps.

Andrew Liang, a Scholastic News Kid Reporter from Johns Creek and a student at , filed the following reports from Charlotte, NC:

Andrea Mitchell Reports from the DNC

On Wednesday of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, I got the chance to interview another reporter. I had a brief opportunity to speak with Andrea Mitchell, Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent for NBC News. Having watched her numerous times on television on The Today Show and NBC Nightly News, it was very exciting to speak to her.

My first day at the Democratic National Convention

As a Scholastic News Kid Reporter, my latest assignment is to cover the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina. In the early hours of the morning of September 4, when most of Atlanta was still asleep, my dad and I began our trip to the airport and ultimately to Charlotte, finally landing at the Charlotte airport by late morning. A little while later, we met up with Scholastic editors Dante and Kristen who had arrived from New York only minutes after we had. After renting a car for the four of us, we headed towards the convention center in downtown Charlotte.

To read the rest of the story and other Election stories by the Scholastic News Kid Reporters, visit the Scholastic 2012 Election site.

Scholastic News is accepting applications online for the next school year. Any kid between the ages of 10-14 can fill out an application.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »