About Rick Klein
Rick Klein is Political Director of ABC News. In that role, he leads the network’s political coverage and planning, and serves as an on-air political analyst across ABC News platforms.
Klein contributes stories and analysis to all ABC News broadcasts, including “Good Morning America” and “World News Tonight with David Muir.” He also provides regular political commentary and analysis for ABC News Radio, ABC News digital and live-streaming programs, and NewsOne, the network’s affiliate news service.
Klein also co-hosts “Top Line,” a political Webcast that’s part of the “Power Players” series, distributed in conjunction with Yahoo! News. He is a regular guest on Fox News and NPR programs, and has appeared on CNN, MSNBC, C-SPAN, and PBS, among numerous other television outlets.
A native of Long Island, New York, Klein graduated with a degree in politics from Princeton University, where he served as editor-in-chief of. He lives on Capitol Hill with his wife, Laine, and their sons, Jack and Max.