McCain Press Secretary Joins ABC News

Andrea Jones, press secretary to Arizona Republican Senator John McCain, has left that post to join ABC News in Washington.

She becomes executive director of media relations, over seeing PR for Nightline, This Week and the D.C. bureau.

She replaces Emily Lenzner, who exited to join National Public Radio.

Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.