Chris Ford is the broadcast coordinator for Communications at American Progress. Prior to joining American Progress, Ford worked as a field organizer for Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign in Cincinnati, Ohio. Additionally, he worked in the film industry as a production assistant for several studio and commercial productions, including AMC’s “Turn: Washington’s Spies” and PBS’s “Mercy Street.” Ford is a 2015 graduate of Wake Forest University, where he received a bachelor’s degree in politics and international affairs with a minor in history. Despite focusing the core of his studies on American politics and history, his thesis focused on the roles of nationalism and citizenship within the context of the 2014 Scottish independence referendum. A native of Williamsburg, Virginia, Ford enjoys tennis, film and television, and incredibly long road trips.

By Chris Ford
‘It’s a New Day’: In Conversation With Chairwoman Maxine WatersCenter for American ProgressJanuary 17, 2019
Crisis Management: An Immigration Update and Tackling Opioids with James HamblinCenter for American ProgressJanuary 10, 2019
New Year, New Congress, Same Stupid Trump ShutdownCenter for American ProgressJanuary 3, 2019
Robert Mueller Closes in on TrumpCenter for American ProgressDecember 20, 2018
Progressive Lawmakers Flex Their MusclesCenter for American ProgressDecember 13, 2018
‘Thunderdome Politics’ with Greg SargentCenter for American ProgressDecember 6, 2018
The Racist Origins of Private School VouchersCenter for American ProgressJuly 12, 2017
Sydney Chaffee on Equity, Federal Funding, and the Resistance MovementCenter for American ProgressJune 1, 2017