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

Parks 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, Parks also previously covered crime and local government for The Washington Post and The Ledger in Lakeland, Fla.

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

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Nevada Democrats Express Confidence That Caucus Will Run Smoothly

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After Early Caucusing Period, Nevada's Voters Turn Out On Saturday

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Nevada Democrats Hope To Avoid Iowa Fiasco In Their Own Caucus Saturday

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Behind The Ransomware Attack On Palm Beach County Elections In 2016

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Attendees hold letters that read "CAUCUS" during a campaign event for Democratic presidential candidate and former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete Buttigieg in Iowa earlier this month. Matt Rourke/AP hide caption

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Nevada Voters Begin Early Caucusing On Saturday. Here's What You Need To Know

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A Republican party observer, right, watches as an employee at the Palm Beach County Supervisor Of Elections office goes through a stack of damaged ballots, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, in West Palm Beach, Fla. Wilfredo Lee/AP hide caption

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Precinct captain Carl Voss of Des Moines displays the Iowa Democratic Party caucus reporting app on his phone outside of the Iowa Democratic Party headquarters. Nati Harnik/AP hide caption

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Iowa Caucus Meltdown Proved Transparency Is Essential, Election-Watchers Say

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Still No Official Winner Yet In The Iowa Democratic Caucuses

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The Secrecy Around The Iowa Caucus App, And What It Means For Election Security

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Candidates In Limbo As Malfunctions Delay Results Of Iowa Caucuses

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Technical Reporting Issue Delays Results From Iowa Caucuses

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