Doug Poling was raised in Cleveland, OH, and entered the field of journalism in 1968 when he was hired by ABC Radio News. He stayed with them until 1973, then switched to CBS Radio where he served as journalist for the next 25 years. During that time he was national correspondent for CBS, headquartered in New York City. He also served as journalist for the New York Times.
Recently retired from CBS, he now provides a Christian perspective on world events in his series of commentaries entitled, Today’s News and the Good News through KNLS radio.
He has written People of Faith in Public Office published by Scripps Howard, and regularly speaks around America on the role of faith among public officials.