Steve Henn is a senior reporter in Marketplaceâ€™s Washington Bureau. Hennâ€™s coverage of congress has won numerous awards including an IRE award, the National Press Foundations Dirksen Award and an RTNDA Edward R. Murrow award for investigative reporting.
Henn has worked for Marketplace off and on for 12 years. He has covered Congress, the White House and Washington, as well as filing stories from Zimbabwe and India. In late 2001 he helped found the showâ€™s Work and Family Desk, and in 2004 he helped launch an investigative collaboration with American Radio Works. In the summer of 2006, Henn was the Investigative Editor for News 21, a Carnegie-Knight initiative for the Future of Journalism at Northwesternâ€™s Medill School of Journalism, and has worked as adjunct professor at Medill.
Heâ€™s married. He lives in Washington DC with his wife, their three daughters and their dog Nimbus.