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Kimberly Adams

Correspondent

SHORT BIO

I cover the intersection between politics and the economy, with a special focus on how federal policy affects the bottom line for businesses and individuals.

What was your first job?

Dental assistant. (Flossing is crucial.)

What advice do you wish someone had given you before you started this career?

The "biggest" stories are not necessarily the most important stories to tell.

In your next life, what would your career be?

Astronaut ... definitely an astronaut.

What’s something that you thought you knew but later found out you were wrong about?

How to pronounce "subsequently."

What’s the favorite item in your workspace and why?

My mug, which says "I'm a Grown-A** Lady and I Do What I Want."

 

Latest Stories from Kimberly (462)

Can private companies keep the space station supplied?

by Kimberly Adams Jul 15, 2015
Failed missions to the ISS leave NASA and researchers with the bill.

Foreign aid cut won't have big effect on average Egyptians

by Kimberly Adams Oct 10, 2013
The White House has decided to cut some military aid to Egypt. But the impact won't be felt among regular Egyptians.

Once welcomed, Syrians in Egypt now face hostility

by Kimberly Adams Sep 25, 2013
Egypt once gave a warm welcome to Syrians fleeing the country's civil war but as more have come the welcome is wearing thin.

Egypt's trains falter; microbuses fill the gap

by Kimberly Adams Sep 9, 2013
Egypt's new government has suspended the national rail service. This is bad news for most Egyptians, but good news for the country's microbus drivers.

Western businesses pull out of Egypt

by Kimberly Adams Aug 15, 2013
What happens to business when a country is in chaos?

Egypt's state of emergency could have major effects on economy

by Kimberly Adams Aug 14, 2013
Today the military-backed government of Egypt declared a month-long state of emergency -- as supporters of deposed President Mohamed Morsi continue to clash with security forces.

At start of Ramadan, Egypt still feeling the strain

by Kimberly Adams Jul 11, 2013
Turmoil continues in Egypt, but as news of $12 billion in aid and an interim prime minister appointment take hold, life on the ground in Cairo is also changing.

In Egypt, political turmoil hits tourism business

by Kimberly Adams Jul 8, 2013
Violent clashes between rival political factions, the army and police are scaring off tourists in a country where 10% of the economy is tourism-related.

Egypt's interim government faces tough economic issues

by Kimberly Adams Jul 4, 2013
Egypt has sworn in an interim president, but it's not clear how much time the public will give him to solve the country's ongoing economic problems.
Reporter's Notebook

Reporter's Notebook: In Egypt, report or stay safe?

by Kimberly Adams Jul 4, 2013
Egyptian coup leaves freelance journalist a choice between on-the-ground reporting and risks to her safety.