Selected clips

Reporting on international politics & elections


“Can a French Political Upstart Ride Obama’s Strategy to Victory?”The Atlantic, April 21, 2017

“Marine Le Pen’s National Front Might Be Starting to Crack”Foreign Policy, April 30, 2017

“In France, giving votes to the vote-less”Politico Europe, April 22, 2017

“Marine Le Pen’s real victory”The Atlantic, May 7, 2017


“In heartland, German Social Democrats reject new deal with Merkel”Politico Europe, Jan. 19, 2017

“How do you say Obamacare in German?”Politico Europe, Jan. 8, 2017

“Refugee question threatens German coalition talks”Politico Europe, Nov. 6, 2017

“Germany’s Right-Wing Populists Are Importing U.S.-Style Campaign Tactics”The Atlantic, Sept. 29, 2017

“The Merkel Effect”The Atlantic, Sept. 5, 2017

“Will anti-immigration party’s rise pull Germany to the right?”CBS News, Dec. 8, 2016

“Washington Wisdom: SPD Adopts Obama’s Door-to-Door Campaign”Spiegel Online International, Sept. 13, 2013

“Germans eye web-savvy campaign”POLITICO, Sept. 12, 2013

“In Germany, one TV ad per candidate”POLITICO, Sept. 13, 2013

“NSA scandal looms large in German election”: POLITICO, Aug. 21, 2013


“What Right-Wing Populists Look Like in Norway”The Atlantic, Sept. 12, 2017


“A New Right-Wing Movement Rises in Austria”The Atlantic, Oct. 16, 2017

“Austria rejects far-right party in bellwether presidential election”CBS News, Dec. 4, 2016

“Energized by Donald Trump’s election, Austria’s far-right party hopes for win”CBS News, Dec. 3, 2016

Czech Republic

“The Czech Republic’s Fake News Problem”The Atlantic, Oct. 21, 2017


U.S. political reporting

“In California, Bill Clinton defends his record to protesters”CBS News, June 7, 2016

“Could strange ballot rules hurt Bernie Sanders’ chances in California?”CBS News, June 3, 2016

“Donald Trump’s challenge: Being ‘presidential’ while being himself”CBS News, April 25, 2016

“Bernie Sanders Woos A Skeptical Audience At Liberty University”National Journal, Sept. 14, 2015

“How Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Is Making Its Play For Native American Support”National Journal, Aug. 26, 2015

“Clinton’s 2016 Gender Play”National Journal, Feb. 24, 2015

“When A Clinton Ally Isn’t An Ally At All”National Journal, Feb. 18, 2015

“This Is Not The Arkansas Mark Pryor Once Knew”National Journal, Oct. 15, 2014

“Will This New Hampshire District Signal A Wave?”National Journal, Sept. 29, 2014

“Why is Elizabeth Warren campaigning in red states?”National Journal/The Atlantic, July 15, 2014

“A war for women’s votes in Pennsylvania governor’s race”POLITICO, May 4, 2014

“Two governors thrive where GOP struggles”POLITICO, July 29, 2013

“Pat Toomey’s gun control moment”POLITICO, April 10, 2013

“Bobby Jindal governing like it’s 2016”POLITICO, Jan. 17, 2013


Magazine writing

“Carly Fiorina: The GOP’s Anti-Hillary”National Journal Magazine, March 2015

“Close Quarters”National Journal Magazine, February 2015

“Hillary Clinton’s Top Twitter Fan”National Journal Magazine, June 2015

“Clinton’s Aides Moonlight As Models”National Journal Magazine, July 2015

“Very Special Interests”National Journal Magazine, October 2015