Candy Crowley has been covering the world of American politics for decades. In addition to an Emmy and an Edward R. Murrow Award, she can add the William Allen White Citation, given annually by the University of Kansas journalism to school.
She received a medallion inscribed with the following:
An American Journalist Who Exemplifies
William Allen White Ideals In Service
To His Profession And His Community
Past winners include Bob Woodward, Leonard Pitts, Seymour Hersh, Walter Cronkite and Molly Ivins. KU also recognized the Hutchinson News and the Arkansas City Traveler with the Marvin News Enterprise Awards for in-depth reporting.