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David Speers has been Political Editor of Sky News Australia since 2000. He hosts PM Agenda each day from Parliament House in Canberra and The Nation each week from Sydney, where he regular interviews senior political figures and commentators.

David has been chosen by both sides of politics to anchor every Leaders’ Debate and Forum at the last three federal elections. He is also President of the Parliamentary Press Gallery.

David has also covered the last three US Presidential election campaigns from Washington, and interviewed many world leaders including Tony Blair and George W. Bush. He won the 2014 Walkley Award for Broadcast Interviewing and has received numerous ASTRA awards for journalism and presenting.

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