Larry Eichel, a senior writer at The Inquirer, is covering the 2008 presidential campaign. During his long career at the paper, he has been involved one way or another in the coverage of every presidential election since 1976.
Eichel has served as national political writer, political columnist, national editor and suburban editor. He also has been a foreign correspondent based in London and a national correspondent based in Los Angeles.
He is the co-author of two books and three children.