Politico seeks a tech reporter in Europe

Politico is looking for a resourceful, driven reporter to cover the politics and policy of technology from our Brussels office. As the European Union uses its broad regulatory and tax powers to take on tech giants and imposes new rules on everything from data privacy to terrorist content online, we tell our readers what is […]

Politico names global editor to explore new coverage areas, new publications

Politico editor in chief John Harris and CEO Patrick Steel sent out the following announcement on Friday: Team, Patrick and I have an exciting leadership announcement this morning—a move that reflects big ambitions for the publication in the weeks and months ahead. We are creating a new position in our editorial leadership designed to capitalize on the enormous […]

Politico hires health care, employment and ag reporters, and copy editor

Politico Pro editor Marty Kady sent out the following announcement on Wednesday: Morning all! Catching up on a few recent hires in our reporting ranks, we’re thrilled to announce the following: Alice Ollstein joins the Health Care team on Sept 4. Alice caught our eye with her sharp Hill reporting for TPM. She’s also written for numerous […]

Politico health care reporter Haberkorn leaving for LA Times

Politico Pro senior health care reporter Jennifer Haberkorn is leaving to become a Washington reporter for the Los Angeles Times. Here is an email sent out by Politico Pro editor Marty Kady: Jennifer Haberkorn was a pro before there was a Pro, and after eight years with POLITICO – basically the lifespan of Obamacare – she’s moving on […]

Politico transportation reporter Gardner joining Politico Pro Canada

Politico Pro editor Marty Kady sent out the following announcement on Monday: Morning Everyone! The launch of our new Pro Canada vertical drew enthusiastic and accomplished applicants from across the continent. But we are thrilled to announce have filled our second Pro Canada position with a veteran Pro reporter. Lauren Gardner, who has been on […]

Politico seeks a reporter to cover ag policy and politics

Politico Pro is looking for a versatile reporter and newsletter writer to dig into the politics and policy of agriculture. This is one of the most dynamic and exciting policy areas in Washington – you may write about regulations governing food safety one day and implications of trade wars the next. Who You Are: Experience […]

Health care reporter Pittman leaves Politico

Health care reporter David Pittman has left Politico after working there for more than four years. “I’m taking some time off to explore options and take a break from the daily grind,” said Pittman in an email. Since December 2017, Pittman has been part of the Politico Pro health care team, covering doctors, hospitals, Medicare […]

Politico is expanding into Canada

Politico editor in chief John Harris sent out the following announcement on Thursday morning: Team, You have heard us, along with Robert Allbritton and Patrick Steel, talk consistently about POLITICO’s desire to take advantage of our growing global profile. The latest example is being announced today. POLITICO Pro Canada is a response to vigorous interest […]

Q&A: Politico’s Cassella talks about covering the trade beat

Megan Cassella is a trade reporter for Politico Pro. Before joining the trade team in June 2016, Cassella worked for Reuters based out of Washington, covering the economy, domestic politics and the 2016 presidential campaign. It was in that role that she first began covering trade, including Donald Trump’s rise as the populist candidate vowing […]

Politico hires two health care reporters

Politico editor in chief Carrie Budoff Brown and Politico Pro editor Marty Kady sent out the following announcement: Morning all, We have several exciting Pro reporter hires to announce as we bolster our Pro Health Care team and round out our mid-term coverage for Campaign Pro. Sarah Owermohle joins the health care team, teaming up […]