Journalist who has gained prominence for covering the White House and Donald Trump for The New York Times, beginning in 2016 with the presidential election. He shared a Pulitzer Prize while a columnist at The Washington Post in 2008 for covering the Virginia Tech mass shooting.
He earned his B.A. from Claremont McKenna College. He would later earn his M.A. in public policy from Harvard University.
He wrote for the Tampa Tribune before moving to The Washington Post in 2010. He has made frequent appearances on CNN and MSNBC.
He shares two children with his wife.
He extensively covered Barack Obama's 2012 re-election campaign for The New York Times.