In search of the best state capital political reporters in the country

January 6, 2014
The Pennsylvania state Capitol building in Harrisburg. (Mladen Antonov/AFP/Getty Images)
The Pennsylvania state Capitol building in Harrisburg. (Mladen Antonov/AFP/Getty Images)

Across the nation, state lawmakers are heading back to work. This week alone, legislatures in California, Colorado, Idaho, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin will return to state capitals to begin crafting new laws on every issue under the sun.

And we’re looking for the folks who cover those legislatures the best.

In every state, there are journalists who cover the legislature better than the rest. Help us out: Who do you turn to for the most comprehensive coverage of legislation and laws in your state?

Leave your answers in the comments section — and bonus points if you include the journalists’ Twitter handles. We’ll create a list spanning from Juneau to Tallahassee, Sacramento to Augusta, and everywhere in between.

Reid Wilson covers national politics and Congress for The Washington Post. He is the author of Read In, The Post’s morning tip sheet on politics.
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