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Eric Philips is the White House Correspondent for CBN News and is based in the network’s Washington DC bureau. There he keeps close tabs on the Pentagon, Homeland Security, and the Department of Justice, breaking down any international or domestic threats to the United States.
Prior to his tenure at CBN, Eric was an Anchor and Consumer Investigative Reporter for the NBC affiliate in Richmond, Virginia. While there, he won an Emmy for best morning newscast. In addition, Eric has covered news for local stations in Atlanta, Charlotte, Norfolk, and Salisbury, MD. He also served for five years as a correspondent for CNN where he covered stories coast to coast. The seasoned journalist has been awarded for his breaking news coverage, feature reporting and community involvement.
A New Jersey native, Eric is married with two children. He is a graduate of Hampton University and member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. and the Brothers of 1-5-1, Inc. He enjoys motivational speaking and outreach ministry.