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Experience

Reuters – August 2015 – present

Campaign Correspondent — Covering the 2016 campaign with a focus on campaign finance.

 

The International Business Times – October 2014 – August 2015

Senior Political Writer — Based in Washington, D.C., I lead coverage of the 2016 election and politics in Congress.

POLITICO – November 2011 – March 2014

Congressional Reporter (Dec. 2012 – March 2014) Covered Congress, focusing first on the Senate and then on the House Democratic caucus, conservatives in the House and the budget.

National Political Reporter (Nov. 2011 – Dec. 2012) I spent 2012 covering the presidential campaign. In Nov. 2011, I began covering the Republican primary, traveling for more than four months with Newt Gingrich, chronicling his daily campaign news. Beginning in April 2012, I traveled daily with Mitt Romney, writing about his run for the presidency.

The Star-Ledger –  November 2010 – November 2011

Worked as a political reporter covering Gov. Chris Christie and state politics. I used Twitter, Facebook and other social media platforms to interact with the reader and provide real-time news coverage.

The News Journal – May 2008 – November 2010

Worked as a staff reporter covering Delaware politics including the General Assembly and governor’s office. Integrated print and online through use of social networking, live blogging and database reporting. Also worked as an intern in the summer of 2006.

The Times-Picayune – New Orleans, La. May 2007-August 2007

Interned with The Times-Picayune working in both suburban bureaus and on the city desk. Covered general assignment and the police beat on the weekends.

The Daily Reveille – January 2005- May 2008

Worked on a daily college newspaper staff in a variety of capacities including covering state government as a staff reporter, coordinating coverage as news editor and helping oversee all production as managing editor.

Education

Louisiana State University Graduated May 2008

Graduated from the Manship School of Mass Communication with a degree in mass communication with a concentration in political communication. Also received a minor in English.

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