Cantor Names Megan Whittemore Deputy Press Secretary
March 18, 2010
Contact: Doug Heye, Megan Whittemore
202-225-4000

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Republican Whip Eric Cantor (R-VA) today announced the appointment of Megan Whittemore to serve as Whip Office Deputy Press Secretary:

“Megan brings exceptional energy, enthusiasm, and experience to our leadership office communications team. We welcome her talents to help deliver our message and manage media coverage. She will play a critical role working with media outlets in Virginia to deliver important and breaking news impacting the Commonwealth and VA’s 7th Congressional district. Megan will provide additional support with national media initiatives, appearances, and events.”

Whittemore previously served as the Research Producer for “Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace.” She also covered Capitol Hill for Fox News Channel and FoxNews.com. During the 2008 presidential election cycle, Whittemore played a key role with the Fox News Political Unit producing primary, convention, and election coverage.

Megan Whittemore is a graduate of The George Washington University School of Media & Public Affairs, summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. She will be completing her Masters in Political Management from GW’s Graduate School of Political Management this spring.

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