Mike Viqueira oversees the development and daily operations of NewsNation’s Washington Bureau. Prior to a heralded run at CBS Evening News, Viqueira spent 15 years with NBC News as a producer, Chief MSNBC Congressional Correspondent, and NBC News White House Correspondent. He also served as Senior Correspondent and Washington Bureau Chief for Al Jazeera America. Viqueira began his career at NHK Japan Broadcasting, where he produced the network’s US coverage. A published author, Viqueira is also a three-time Emmy Award winner and the recipient of the Joan Barone Award for Outstanding Coverage of Congress. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government and Politics from The University Maryland, where he is often a guest lecturer and moderator.