Phil Mattingly is a national political correspondent, covering the politics and policies behind the 2016 presidential campaign for the Bloomberg Politics and Bloomberg Television.
Mattingly was previously the White House correspondent for Bloomberg Television and closely covered the 2012 presidential, 2014 and 2010 midterm campaigns. A regular contributor to With All Due Respect and Bloomberg Businessweek, he joined Bloomberg as a reporter for Bloomberg News in 2010.
An award-winning journalist, Mattingly has also covered Congress, economics and finance policy, the Justice Department and Washington's lobbying industry. He helped lead the Bloomberg News coverage of the federal response to the financial crisis, as well as the legislative, lobbying and legal battles that followed.
Mattingly has secured exclusive interviews with top Washington power players including Attorney General Eric Holder, Labor Secretary Tom Perez and House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, as well as a series of senior administration, congressional and business officials.
He won a Society of American Business Editors and Writers award for Breaking News during the congressional battle over the 2010 financial reform law. He was also a finalist for the 2012 Scripps Howard award for Distinguished Service to the First Amendment for an in-depth look at the Obama administration's national security secrecy and its legal crackdown on government whistle-blowers. Prior to joining Bloomberg, Mattingly was an economics and finance reporter at Congressional Quarterly.
Mattingly has also been a Paul Miller Washington Reporting Fellow and received a business journalism fellowship to attend a seminar at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He is a graduate of Ohio State University, where he was a scholar varsity athlete, and Boston University where he earned his master’s degree in journalism.