Miles Parks
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Miles Parks
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Miles Parks

Producer and reporter, Washington Desk

Miles Parks is a reporter and producer 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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Roger Stone, a longtime ally of President Trump, speaks to the media after appearing before the House Intelligence Committee during a closed door hearing last September. On Sunday, Stone bemoaned the "excesses and partisanship" of Robert Mueller's investigation. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption

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While He Stays Silent, Others Have Tried To Define Robert Mueller's Persona

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Voters are escorted to voting machines on Election Day Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in Nashville, Tenn. Mark Humphrey/AP hide caption

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Not Just Ballots: Tennessee Hack Shows Election Websites Are Vulnerable, Too

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Despite improvements since Russia's attack on the 2016 presidential race, the U.S. elections infrastructure is vulnerable — and will remain so in November. Renee Klahr and Brittany Mayes/NPR hide caption

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Will Your Vote Be Vulnerable On Election Day?

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Security Has Improved, But The American Voting System Is Still Vulnerable

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North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un (left) and South Korea's President Moon Jae-in walk on a bridge at the truce village of Panmunjom Friday. South Korea says Kim told Moon of the plan to shut the test site. Korea Summit Press Pool via/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani stands with then-President-elect Donald Trump before a meeting at Trump International Golf Club, in Bedminster Township, N.J., less than two weeks after Trump won the presidential election in 2016. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Michael Cohen leaves a federal courthouse in Manhattan on Monday, after a hearing about evidence seized during a raid of his home and office last week. Cohen has been under criminal investigation for months, according to court documents. Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Michael Cohen And Attorney-Client Privilege

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Michael Cohen, President Trump's personal attorney, arrives at federal court on Monday in New York. Mary Altaffer/AP hide caption

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Trump Attorney Michael Cohen's Secret 3rd Client: Fox News Host Sean Hannity

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Michael Cohen, President Trump's personal attorney, will appear in court Monday afternoon, as his attorneys argue that he should get a first look at documents seized from him last week, to decide if they violate attorney-client privilege laws. Yana Paskova/Getty Images hide caption

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James Comey's media tour, ahead of his new book, starts Sunday night with an interview on ABC. He'll also appear on the The Late Show With Stephen Colbert and NPR's Morning Edition. ABC News/ABC via Getty Images hide caption

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