Politico deputy managing editor King takes on expanded role

Bob King, deputy managing editor at Politico, will take on an expanded role driving coverage on energy, environment and transportation. King joined Politico in 2011 as deputy energy editor, overseeing reporters covering energy and environmental politics and policy. He also wrote stories for Politico Pro. He then served as energy editor, and later on, was […]

Politico taps Miller as world and national security reporter

Christopher Miller has joined Politico as a world and national security reporter. In his new role, Miller will be “covering the war in Ukraine and the swirl of geopolitics around this growing conflict.” He will also be working closely with colleagues in Europe and the U.S. to bring readers distinctive coverage via stories, newsletter items, […]

Bloomberg’s Allington joins Politico as senior producer for audio

Politico has hired Adam Allington as senior producer for audio, helming “Playbook Deep Dive,” Politico’s flagship political podcast. Allington joins from Bloomberg Industry Group, where he recently served as senior audio producer for podcasts. Before that, he was an environmental reporter. He has also covered the auto industry, retail sales and supply chains for “Marketplace.” […]

Kim joins Politico as deputy White House editor

Politico has hired Eun Kim as deputy White House editor. She joins from CQ Roll Call, where she was an editor, managing a team of reporters who covered federal immigration, policy, Census and changing demographics. Kim also oversaw coverage and edited breaking news coverage and enterprise reports. Prior to that, she was a news writer/editor […]

WNYC taps Bocanegra as reporter

Michelle Bocanegra is joining WNYC as a reporter. Recently, she has been working as an education reporter at Politico, covering K-12 and higher education across New York. Bocanegra joined Politico in 2019 as an intern and has also worked as a contributor. She has also interned at amNewYork and worked at Law360. She has also […]

Snyder departs CQ Roll Call for Politico

Alec Snyder will be joining Politico Pro as a legislative compass reporter. He begins his new role on April 19. Currently, Snyder is a committees reporter at CQ Roll Call. Previously, he has worked freelance for CNN and was a growth and development reporter at The Island Packet and The Beaufort Gazette in South Carolina. […]

Bloomberg hires Nylen to cover antitrust

Bloomberg News has hired reporter Leah Nylen to cover antitrust news. She will start on April 25. Nylen covers antitrust and investigations for Politico Pro. Before joining Politico, Nylen spent eight years covering antitrust at MLex. She has also worked for Bloomberg and Congressional Quarterly and was selected as an Abe Journalist Fellow in 2014 for a […]

Kaiser Health News taps Rayasam as a senior correspondent

Kaiser Health News has appointed Renuka Rayasam as a senior correspondent in the Southern bureau. She recently has been working as a national correspondent at Politico. She has also worked freelance for The New Yorker, BBC, Quartz, The Atlantic, Reuters, The Wall Street Journal and other international publications. Rayasam also served as an associate editor […]

Politico hires Lum to cover politics and energy policy

Zi-Ann Lum has joined Politico’s Ottawa team as a reporter, covering Canadian politics and energy/environmental policy. Previously, she has worked freelance for CBC/Radio-Canada. She was also with HuffPost for over 8 years, where she has worked as a politics reporter and news editor – audience for HuffPost Canada, associate news editor and assistant news editor, […]

Politico promotes Zapler to managing editor for politics and Washington

Michael Zapler, Politico Playbook editor, has taken over the role of managing editor for politics and Washington. In his new role, he will drive coverage of the 2022 campaign while continuing to guide Playbook among other beats and products. Zapler joined Politico in 2011 as deputy tech editor/tech reporter. He then served as deputy Congress […]