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Stephen Henderson

Editorial Page Editor, Detroit Free Press

Stephen HendersonStephen Henderson, the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for commentary, is the editorial page editor for the Detroit Free Press. His column appears on Sundays in the newspaper and at

A Detroit native, he is a graduate of University of Detroit High School and the University of Michigan.

He has been a reporter, editorial writer and editor for the Detroit Free Press, the Lexington (Ky.) Herald-Leader, the Chicago Tribune and the Baltimore Sun. Before returning to Detroit in 1997, he spent four years covering the U.S. Supreme Court for the Knight Ridder (now McClatchy) Washington Bureau.