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VICE News Adds Subrata De As Executive Producer

VICE News Adds Subrata De As Executive Producer

Subrata De, former VP of multi-platform news gathering at ABC News, is joining VICE as an Executive Producer, where she’ll take over as showrunner of its weekly series on HBO. She'll replace Tim Clancy, who shifts to Executive Producer-at-large for VICE News. Before VICE, De served as the Executive Producer of MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell Reports. Prior to that, the McGill University graduate, who also has a Master’s from Columbia University, spent 8 years as a producer at NBC Nightly News where she produced 17 presidential interviews and orchestrated NBC’s primetime special, Inside the Situation Room, detailing the Osama bin Laden raid. The 6th season of VICE, the 35-episode series, launched last month on HBO. De officially assumes the helm on May 7th. More here.

Rubio Swings at China Over Trade

Rubio Swings at China Over Trade

Senators Want to Nix Funding for President’s Deportation Budget

Senators Want to Nix Funding for President’s Deportation Budget