Keith Laing is a Washington Correspondent for The Detroit News, where he covers automotive regulation and lobbying and the Michigan Congressional Delegation. Prior to coming to The Detroit News, Keith covered transportation policy in Congress for The Hill. Keith also worked for the News Service of Florida, where he tracked the Florida state legislature with a focus on transportation and energy issues. Keith worked previously in the Georgia Senate Press Office and served as a local government reporter for The Brunswick (Ga.) News. Additionally, he has contributed to Atlanta Tribune: The Magazine.
Keith is a proud alumnus of Howard University in Washington, D.C., where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in print journalism with a minor in business administration in 2005. Keith also holds a Master of Arts degree in political science, with a specialization in American politics, from Georgia State University in Atlanta, Ga. Keith is a native of Stone Mountain, Ga.
Keith is a member of the National Press Club, National Association of Black Journalists, Regional Reporters Association, Washington Automotive Press Association, Howard University Alumni Association and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.