Eli Stokols

White House reporter based in the Los Angeles Times Washington, D.C., bureau.

Eli Stokols

White House reporter based in the Los Angeles Times Washington, D.C., bureau.

Eli Stokols is a White House reporter based in the Los Angeles Times Washington, D.C., bureau. He is a veteran of Politico and the Wall Street Journal, where he covered the 2016 presidential campaign and then the Trump White House. A native of Irvine, Stokols grew up in a Times household and is thrilled to report for what is still his family's hometown paper. He is also a graduate of UC Berkeley and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.