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|Pat Kessler is Minnesota’s “go-to” political reporter, covering politics and government at WCCO-TV for more than 30 years.
He’s also a popular radio personality specializing in politics, sports, pop culture, and news.
Pat has won numerous state and national journalism awards for his work, including three regional Emmys for his “Reality Check” political franchise.
In 2015, he was honored for lifetime achievement in broadcasting and inducted into the Silver Circle Hall of Fame by the Midwest chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Pat studied English and journalism at Macalester College in St. Paul.
Before joining WCCO-TV, Pat was a reporter for Minnesota Public Radio, and a technical assistant for “A Prairie Home Companion” with Garrison Keillor.