Andy Hiller is widely regarded as the most provocative political reporter in New England. 7NEWS highlights his analysis of political events throughout newscasts, as well as in a regular segment entitled, The Hiller Instinct.
His career at 7NEWS began in 1993 after covering politics for fifteen years at WBZ-TV. Throughout the years, Andy has covered virtually every major campaign in Massachusetts since 1977. His reporting career began at Iowa's Davenport Times-Democrat in 1971. From 1972-1977, he was a political editor in Atlanta for WAGA-TV, where he covered Governor, then President, Jimmy Carter. For his distinct political reporting, Andy won an Emmy award, and has been named "Best TV Reporter" several times by Boston Magazine.
Andy earned a Master's degree in public administration from Harvard's John F. Kennedy School of Government. He received his B.A. from Beloit College.
GET TO KNOW ANDY
TV show I never miss: Super Bowls
Song that gets me dancing: Philadelphia Freedom
Alma mater: Beloit College
First concert I ever attended: Bob Dylan
Favorite place I've traveled: Venice
Childhood hero: Mickey Mantle
Best season: spring
Book I've read over and over: family checkbook
Last meal on earth: steak, asparagus, macaroni and cheese
Movie that makes me cry: million dollar baby
Movie I've watched over and over: Caddyshack