Eli Stokols is a former White House reporter based in the Los Angeles Times’ Washington, D.C., bureau. He is a veteran of Politico and the Wall Street Journal, where he covered the 2016 presidential campaign and then the Trump White House. A native of Irvine, Stokols is a graduate of UC Berkeley and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.
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