Rachel Gilmore
National Online Journalist - Politics

Rachel Gilmore covers all things political for Global News in Ottawa.

Born and raised in Ottawa, Rachel has been covering the Hill since 2016. She got her start with an internship at APTN’s Ottawa office then dove headfirst into political coverage at CPAC. She was then hired at iPolitics, when she covered Indigenous, energy and environmental issues. In 2018 she was hired at CTV, where she produced Power Play and covered politics for the online team. Rachel joined Global News in 2020.

Rachel graduated with high distinction from Carleton University in 2016, after completing her joint degree in journalism and human rights. She speaks English, French and some Spanish.


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