Zach Cohen headshotZach Cohen is National Journal’s Senate correspondent. Before that, he covered Senate and governor campaigns for National Journal Hotline, a twice-daily newsletter where he started as its web producer. Zach’s reporting has been published by The Washington Post, The Atlantic, TIME Magazine, USA Today, and more. He has also appeared on C-SPAN, Fox News, CBSN, and SiriusXM.

Zach graduated cum laude from American University with a bachelor’s degree in international studies. His reporting for The Eagle garnered multiple awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, which named the outlet the best non-daily student newspaper in the country for its category when he was editor-in-chief. He is a member and former chairman of The Eagle’s advisory board.

Zach was born and raised in New Jersey. In his spare time he performs with Impitched, a Washington-based a cappella group. He lives in Silver Spring, Maryland with his wife.