Award-winning political journalist most well known for serving as the Washington editor of Yahoo News and the editor-in-chief of Yahoo Politics. She also previously worked for the Atlantic Online, the Washington Post, and the American Prospect.
After attending Hunter College, she graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College.
She has frequently been a participant on Bloggingheads.tv's diavlog.
She was born in the Cavaillon commune while her parents were staying in Lacoste. However, she grew up in San Cristóbal de las Casas.
Her aunt is renowned children's author Johanna Hurwitz.