Kraushaar to join Axios as senior politics reporter

Axios has tapped Joshua Kraushaar¬†as a senior politics reporter, writing a Sunday column in the Sneak Peek newsletter. Currently, he is Against the Grain columnist at the National Journal. He also serves as managing editor of political coverage. Against the Grain provides the latest developments from the campaign trail. Previously, he was executive editor of […]

Bado named managing editor of Hotline at National Journal

The National Journal has promoted Kirk A. Bado to the post of managing editor of Hotline, which provides daily political briefings. Bado joined the Journal in 2019 as an Atlantic Media fellow and recently served as House campaign reporter. He was also a digital editor at USA Today and a Pulliam fellow at The Arizona […]

NY Times taps Askarinam as co-host of On Politics

The New York Times has hired Leah Askarinam as co-host of On Politics. She begins Dec. 27. Recently, Askarinam served as editor-in-chief of Hotline at the National Journal. She was also a reporter and analyst at Inside Elections LLC and was an assistant editor at The Atlantic. She was also a fellow at Atlantic Media. […]

Bloomberg Government hires Cohen as congressional reporter

Zach C. Cohen will be joining Bloomberg Government as a congressional reporter on the leadership and elections team. His new role begins next year. Cohen has been a U.S. Senate reporter at the National Journal. Before that, he served as a staff correspondent for Hotline and web producer for Hotline at the Journal. Prior to […]

National Journal associate editor Clearfield set to depart

Alex Clearfield, editor at National Journal and Hotline’s twice-daily campaign newsletters will be leaving after over 4 years. Previously, he served as a general assignment staff writer for both the Journal and Hotline. He has also worked as a legislative researcher and then as a members information researcher at CQ Roll Call. He has also […]

National Journal correspondent Cramer set to depart

Harrison Cramer, defense and foreign policy correspondent at the National Journal, is leaving and heading to a coding bootcamp for the next few months. Cramer has been with the Journal for more than 3 years, joining as an editorial fellow covering politics and policy for Capitol Hill. Then, he served as a national security correspondent. […]