Chris Core

Chris Core

Core Values

Chris Core joined WTOP in 2008. Through his “Core Values” reports he opines on an array of topics affecting the WTOP listening audience.

After more than 30 years at WMAL, he feels very much at home now here at WTOP and also on the Sirius-XM Channel POTUS. He is delighted when listeners write to him with compliments or complaints and he personally replies to each email.

He received his highest professional honor in 2009 when he won the national Edward R. Murrow Award for Writing (Core Values). Chris’ highest personal honor is the loyalty listeners have shown him by following him to WTOP.

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