Mark Little was appointed RTÉ's first Washington correspondent in the summer of 1995 and took up his post there in the autumn.
- Title Spring Meets Gingrich
- 1st Broadcast 28/09/1995
- ContributorAnne Doyle (Newsreader)
Mark Little (Reporter)
- Clip Duration 00:02:09
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title RTÉ Appoints First Washington Correspondent
- Extended description
Newsreader Anne Doyle introduces one of Mark Little's early reports on Tánaiste Dick Spring's meeting with the speaker of the House of Representatives, Newt Gingrich in Washington.
Mark Little was appointed RTÉ's first Washington correspondent in the summer of 1995 and took up his post there in the autumn. Over the following few years Mark Little reported on the Clinton administration's interest in the Northern Ireland peace process, two U.S. Presidential elections, and the Monica Lewinsky affair. Mark Little returned to work for RTÉ in Dublin in 2001.
In 2009 Mark Little announced he was taking leave of absence from RTÉ and went on to set up Storyful.
- Local keywords RTÉ, Broadcasting, Journalists, Washington, America, Politics, Republican Party, Newt Gingrich, Dick Spring, Northern Ireland, Mark Little
- Geographical coverage Washington, America, Ireland
- Genre News
- Topic The Media
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel RTÉ One
- Production year 1995
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier 95D00734
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