I currently serve as the digital editor and governors reporter of National Journal Hotline, a daily tipsheet on the latest in American presidential, congressional and gubernatorial elections. My primary responsibilities include writing and editing Wake-Up Call! as well as producing and editing stories for Latest Edition. I also sometimes produced NJ‘s weekly podcast, TwentySixteen.

You can find all of my clips at National Journal here. I’ve highlighted some of my best work below.

“New England Republicans Walk the Trump Tightrope,” March 4, 2016.

“How the Kochs Are Quietly Shaping 2016 Governors’ Races,” March 1, 2016.

“Q&A with Jack Markell,” Feb. 23, 2016.

“Republican Governors Reluctant to Weigh in on Trump,” Feb. 22, 2016, from interviews with 16 sitting governors at the National Governors Association winter meeting.

“What Iowa Watched,” Jan. 30, 2016.

“Where Washington is Favored Over Dynasty,” Jan. 25, 2016.

“Baltimore: Diminishing Democratic Power But Central to Senate Race,” Dec. 10, 2015.

“How Foreign Policy PACs Will Respond to Paris,” Nov. 20, 2015.

On the cover of the magazine: “ABC News: The National Press Club’s tragicomic spelling bee,” Oct. 30, 2015.

“Herman Cain is Speaking at Donald Trump’s Georgia Rally —But It’s Not an Endorsement” Oct. 9, 2015.

“How Iowa and New Hampshire Defend Their Early-State Status,” Oct. 8, 2015.

On the cover of the magazine: “A Delegate Matter: Explaining the Iowa caucuses to the world,” Oct. 2, 2015.

“How to Win a Primary for Free,” Aug. 5, 2015.

“Staffers Donated $130,000 to their Bosses’ Presidential Campaigns Last Quarter,” Aug. 2, 2015.

“Gary Hart’s Advice to Candidates: Shun the PACs,” July 21, 2015.

“This Is Ground Zero for the Supreme Court’s Obamacare Decision,” June 23, 2015.

“A New FCC Proposal Would Make it Harder for Campaigns to Call Your Home,” June 1, 2015.

“Bernie Sanders Has a Brother, and He’s Also Running for Office,” April 29, 2015

“What’s Next for Debbie Wasserman Schultz?” March 18, 2015.

“Democrats’ Mississippi Dilemma: Great Candidates Who Refuse to Run,” Feb. 26, 2015.

“How a Campaign Rumor Started a Political Feeding Frenzy in Ohio,” Jan. 18, 2015.

“Why Two 2014 Candidates Are Still Begging Donors for Money,” Dec. 10, 2014.

“Meet the Two GOP Freshmen Who (Sort of) Aren’t Freshmen,” Nov. 19, 2014.

“Why Border-State Gubernatorial Candidates Can’t Solve Their Voters’ Most Pressing Issue,” July 20, 2014.

“As McCarthy and Co. Make Leadership Runs, What Would Their Primary Challengers Say?” June 18, 2014.

I also review upcoming books for the magazine, including: