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Miles Parks
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Miles Parks

Reporter, Washington Desk

Miles Parks is a reporter on NPR's Washington Desk. He covers election interference and voting infrastructure and reports on breaking news.

Miles joined NPR as the 2014-15 Stone & Holt Weeks Fellow. Since then, he's investigated FEMA's efforts to get money back from Superstorm Sandy victims, profiled budding rock stars, and produced for all three of NPR's weekday news magazines.

A graduate of the University of Tampa, Miles also previously covered crime and local government for The Washington Post and The Ledger in Lakeland, Fla.

In his spare time, Miles likes playing, reading and thinking about basketball. He wrote The Washington Post's obituary of legendary women's basketball coach Pat Summitt.

You can contact Miles at mparks@npr.org.

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Sara Fitzgerald and Michael Martin, both with the group One Virginia, protest gerrymandering in front of the Supreme Court in March 2018. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption

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Redistricting Guru's Hard Drives Could Mean Legal, Political Woes For GOP

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Election Security After Mueller's Exit

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A poll worker uses an electronic poll book to help voters check in at a polling center last November in Provo, Utah. George Frey/Getty Images hide caption

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Technology Has Made Voting Lines Move Faster But Also Made Elections Less Secure

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Security Experts Express Concern Over Electronic System To Check-In At Polling Places

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A Republican observer looks at a ballot during a hand recount last November in Broward County, Fla. Florida officials and lawmakers are still learning about cyberattacks there. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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'Possible' More Counties Than Now Known Were Hacked In 2016, Fla. Delegation Says

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Sen. James Lankford, R.-Okla., said he worries an opportune moment may pass following the release of the Mueller report without new action to secure U.S. elections. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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Mueller Report Elicited A Lot Of Conversation — But Little Election Legislation

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After the release of the Mueller report, 7 in 10 Democrats say the findings should lead to impeachment hearings in Congress against President Trump. In contrast, 91% of Republicans think it should not lead to such hearings. Pete Marovich/Getty Images hide caption

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Poll: Most Democrats Back Impeachment Hearings, A Move That's Unpopular Overall

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Jared Kushner spoke about Russian election interference during the Time 100 Summit 2019 in New York City. Brian Ach/Getty Images for Time hide caption

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Where The Trump Administration Stands On Election Hacking After The Mueller Report

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Mueller's Report Shows All The Ways Russia Interfered In 2016 Presidential Election

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What Does Julian Assange's Arrest Mean For WikiLeaks And U.S. Elections?

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