Meet the team behind RollCall
John Helton is Roll Call’s managing editor, responsible for its campaign and elections coverage. Before joining Roll Call in 2015, John helped direct CNN Digital’s political and government coverage and the 2008 and 2012 presidential elections. Before that he served as homepage, U.S., and features editor. Before joining CNN, John was a reporter, artist, designer and editor at newspapers in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and New York. John is a native of Washington state and is likely to never get over the loss of the Sonics. Or Super Bowl XLIX.